Genesis 38:11 ESV

11 Then Judah said to Tamar his daughter-in-law, 1"Remain a widow in your father's house, till Shelah my son grows up"--for he feared that he would die, like his brothers. So Tamar went and remained 2in her father's house.

References for Genesis 38:11

Study tools for Genesis 38:11

  • a 38:5 - Hebrew He
  • b 38:21 - Hebrew sacred woman; a woman who served a pagan deity by prostitution; also verse 22
  • c 38:24 - Or has committed prostitution
  • d 38:24 - Or by prostitution
  • e 38:29 - Perez means a breach