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Genesis 38:11 GNT

11 Then Judah said to his daughter-in-law Tamar, "Return to your father's house and remain a widow until my son Shelah grows up." He said this because he was afraid that Shelah would be killed, as his brothers had been. So Tamar went back home.

Study tools for Genesis 38:11

  • a 38:29 - perez: [This name in Hebrew means "breaking out."]
  • b 38:30 - zerah: [This name sounds like a Hebrew word for the red brightness of dawn.]