Genesis 38:11 CEB

11 Judah said to Tamar his daughter-in-law, "Stay as a widow in your father's household until my son Shelah grows up." He thought Shelah would die like his brothers had. So Tamar went and lived in her father's household.

Study tools for Genesis 38:11

  • a 38:3 - Sam, Tg; MT <i>he</i>
  • b 38:14 - Or <i>perfumed herself </i>or <i>wrapped herself up</i>
  • c 38:21 - Traditionally <i>cultic prostitute</i>
  • d 38:29 - Or <i>bursting out</i>
  • e 38:30 - Or <i>dawn</i>