Bible Names H-M
Jaalam in Easton's Bible Dictionary
concealer, the second of Esau's three sons by Aholibamah
Jaalam in Hitchcock's Bible Names
hidden; young man; heir
Jaalam in Naves Topical Bible
-Son of Esau
Ge 36:5,14,18; 1Ch 1:35
Jaalam in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(whom God hides), a son of Esau, Ge 36:5,14,18 comp. 1Chr 1:35
and a head of a tribe of Edom. (B.C. 1790.).
(forests of the weavers), 2Sa 21:19 a Bethlehemite,
and the father of Elhanan who slew Goliath. In the parallel
passage, 1Ch 20:5 Jair is found instead of Jaare, and Oregim
is omitted. (B.C. 1063.)
Jaalam in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
ja'-a-lam: the King James Version for JALAM (which see).
Jaalam in Wikipedia
is a name from the Bible and also a Hebrew boy's name. It has
many meanings including to be hidden, a young man, counselor,
heir. The name is transliterated in a variety of ways in
English including Yalam, Jalam and Yaalam.
In the Bible, Jaalam was born to Oholibamah and Esau in
Canaan. He had two brothers, Jeush and Korah. This story is
described in the Genesis 36:5.
Jaalam Scripture - Genesis 36:14
And these were the sons of Aholibamah, the daughter of Anah
the daughter of Zibeon, Esau's wife: and she bare to Esau
Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.
Jaalam Scripture - Genesis 36:18
And these [are] the sons of Aholibamah Esau's wife; duke
Jeush, duke Jaalam, duke Korah: these [were] the dukes [that
came] of Aholibamah the daughter of Anah, Esau's wife.
Jaalam Scripture - Genesis 36:5
And Aholibamah bare Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah: these [are]
the sons of Esau, which were born unto him in the land of