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Bible Names H-M : Jaalam

Jaalam in Easton's Bible Dictionary concealer, the second of Esau's three sons by Aholibamah (Gen. 36:5, 14).

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 Canaan.