List of women in the Bible

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The following is a list of women found in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles. The list appears in alphabetical order.

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  • Hagar – Egyptian handmaiden of Sarah, wife of Abraham. Hagar became the mother of one of Abraham's sons, Ishmael. Genesis[57]
  • Haggith – Wife of King David, mother of Adoniyah II Samuel, I Kings, I Chronicles[58][59][60]
  • Hammolekheth – possibly rules over portion of Gilead. I Chronicles[61]
  • Hamutal – Wife of Josiah and mother of "ungodly" sons Jehoahaz and Mattaniah. II Kings, Jeremiah[62][63]
  • Hannah – A prophetess and citizen of Jerusalem. Mother of Samuel. I Samuel[64]
  • Hazelelponi (or Hazzelelponi) – daughter of Etam, tribe of Judah I Chronicles[65]
  • Helah – I Chronicles[66]
  • Hephziba – Wife of King Hezekiah and mother of Manasseh who undid his father's good works. II Kings[67]
  • Hodesh – one of the wives of Shaharaim I Chronicles[68]
  • Hodiah's wife – I Chronicles[69]
  • Hogla (or Hoglah) – One of the five daughters of Zelophehad who fought and won the right to inherit their deceased father's property. Numbers, Joshua[70][71]
  • Huldah – Prophet II Kings, II Chronicles[72][73]
  • Hushim – One of the wives of Shaharaim I Chronicles[74]

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  • Salome #1 – daughter of Herodias. Name in Hebrew reads שלומית (Shlomit) and is derived from Shalom שלום, meaning "peace". Matthew, Mark[172][173]
  • Salome #2 - a follower of Jesus present at his crucifixion as well as the empty tomb. Mark[174]
  • SapphiraActs[175]
  • Sarah #1 – wife of Abraham and the mother of Isaac. Her name was originally "Sarai". According to Genesis 17:15 God changed her name to Sarah as part of a covenant with Yahweh after Hagar bore Abraham a son Ishmael. Genesis, Isaiah, Romans, Galatians, Hebrews, I Peter[176][177][178][179][180][181]
  • Sarah #2 - wife of Tobias. Tobit[182]
  • Sheerah – founded three towns. Descendant of Ephraim. I Chronicles[183]
  • Shelomit – mother of blasphemer. Leviticus[184]
  • Shelomit – daughter of Zerubbabel, sister of Meshullam and Hananiah. I Chronicles[185]
  • Shiphrah – one of two midwives who saved the Hebrew boys. Exodus[155]
  • Susanna #1 - a woman who was nearly sentenced to death due to false adultery accusations before being saved by Daniel. Daniel
  • Susanna #2 – A follower of Jesus. Luke[186]
  • Syntyche – Christian of the church in Philippi mentioned with Euodia [187]

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  • Tamar #1 – daughter-in-law of Judah, as well as the mother of two of his children, the twins Zerah and Perez. Genesis[188]
  • Tamar #2 – daughter of King David, and sister of Absalom. Her mother was Maacah, daughter of Talmai, king of Geshur. II Samuel[189]
  • Tamar #3 – daughter of David's son Absalom. II Samuel 14:27[190]
  • Taphath – daughter of Solomon[191]
  • Timnah (or Timna) – concubine of Eliphaz and mother of Amalek. Genesis[192]
  • Tirzah – one of the daughters of Zelophehad. Numbers, Joshua[71][108]
  • Tabitha (Acts 9:36) – from Joppa, Tabitha was always doing good and helping the poor. AKA 'Dorcas'

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References[edit]

  1. ^ I Chronicles 2:16-17
  2. ^ I Samuel 25
  3. ^ Numbers 3:35
  4. ^ I Chronicles 2:29
  5. ^ I Kings 1:3,4; 2:13–25
  6. ^ II Samuel 3:4
  7. ^ a b I Chronicles 3:3
  8. ^ Joshua 15:16-19
  9. ^ Judges 1:12-13
  10. ^ I Chronicles 2:49
  11. ^ Genesis 4:19-23
  12. ^ Genesis 26:34; 36:2
  13. ^ I Samuel 14:50
  14. ^ I Samuel 25:43; 27:3; 30:5, 18
  15. ^ II Samuel 2:2; 3:2
  16. ^ I Chronicles 3:1
  17. ^ I Chronicles 2:31,34
  18. ^ I Chronicles 11:41
  19. ^ Genesis 36:2–25
  20. ^ Luke 2:36–38
  21. ^ II Maccabees 4:30
  22. ^ Genesis 41:45–50; 46:20
  23. ^ I Chronicles 2:26
  24. ^ II Kings 8:26; 11
  25. ^ II Chronicles 22; 23:13–21; 24:7
  26. ^ I Chronicles 2:18–19
  27. ^ I King 22:42
  28. ^ II Chronicles 20:31
  29. ^ I Chronicles 8:8
  30. ^ Genesis 26:34; 36:10
  31. ^ Genesis 28:9; 36:3, 4, 13, 17
  32. ^ I Kings 4:15
  33. ^ II Samuel 11:2,3; 12:24
  34. ^ I Kings 1:11–31; 2:13–19
  35. ^ I Chronicles 3:5
  36. ^ Gen 30:3–5, 35:25
  37. ^ I Chronicles 4:18
  38. ^ Acts8:27
  39. ^ 2 Timothy 4:21
  40. ^ Numbers 25:6–18
  41. ^ Acts 17:34
  42. ^ Genesis 35:8
  43. ^ Judges 4–5
  44. ^ Judges 16:4–21
  45. ^ Genesis 34
  46. ^ Acts 9:36-42
  47. ^ II Samuel 3:5
  48. ^ Luke 1:5–80
  49. ^ Exodus 6:23
  50. ^ I Chronicles 2:46
  51. ^ I Chronicles 2:19
  52. ^ Esther (entire book)
  53. ^ 2 Timothy 1:5
  54. ^ Philippians 4:2
  55. ^ Genesis 2–3
  56. ^ Hosea 1:1–11; 3:1–5
  57. ^ Genesis 16: 21:9–17; 25:12
  58. ^ II Samuel 3:4,5
  59. ^ I Kings 1:5, 11, 2:13
  60. ^ I Chronicles 3:2
  61. ^ a b I Chronicles 7:18
  62. ^ II Kings 23:31; 24:18
  63. ^ Jeremiah 52:1,2
  64. ^ I Samuel 1:2, 5-20, 22-28; 2:1-10, 19-21
  65. ^ I Chronicles 4:3
  66. ^ I Chronicles 4:5,7
  67. ^ II Kings 21:1
  68. ^ I Chronicles 8:8,9
  69. ^ I Chronicles 4:19
  70. ^ Numbers 26:33; 27:1–11; 36:1–12
  71. ^ a b c d Joshua 17:3
  72. ^ II Kings 22:14–20
  73. ^ II Chronicles 34:22–33
  74. ^ I Chronicles 8:8, 11
  75. ^ a b Genesis 11:29
  76. ^ Judges 4:17–22; 5:6,24–27
  77. ^ II Kings 15:2
  78. ^ II Chronicles 26:3
  79. ^ II Kings 22:1,2
  80. ^ II Kings 14:2
  81. ^ II Chronicles 25:1
  82. ^ II Kings 11:2
  83. ^ a b Job 42:14
  84. ^ I Chronicles 2:18
  85. ^ II Kings 15:33
  86. ^ II Chronicles 27:1
  87. ^ I Kings 16:31; 18:4–19; 19:1,2; 21:5–25
  88. ^ II Kings 9
  89. ^ Revelation 2:20-23
  90. ^ Luke 8:2-3
  91. ^ Exodus 1; 2:1–11; 6:20
  92. ^ Numbers 26:59
  93. ^ Genesis 26:34
  94. ^ Romans 16:15
  95. ^ Romans 16:7
  96. ^ Job 1:2; 42:14
  97. ^ Genesis 25:1–6
  98. ^ I Chronicles 1:32, 33
  99. ^ Genesis 29; 30; 49:31
  100. ^ Ruth 4:11
  101. ^ II Timothy 1:5
  102. ^ Hosea 1:6,8
  103. ^ Acts 16:14–15
  104. ^ II Chronicles 11:20-22
  105. ^ I Chronicles 7:15-16
  106. ^ Genesis 28:9
  107. ^ II Chronicles 11:18
  108. ^ a b c Numbers 26:33; 27:1; 36:11
  109. ^ Luke 10:38-42
  110. ^ John 11:1, 5, 19-28, 30, 38-40; 12:2
  111. ^ Matthew 1:16; 1:18-25; 2:11; 2:13-23; 12:46-50; 13:55
  112. ^ Mark 3:31-35; 6:3
  113. ^ Luke 1:26-38, 39-45, 46-56; 2:4-7, 16-20, 22-24, 33-35, 39-40, 41-52; 8:19-21
  114. ^ John 2:1-5, 12; 6:42; 19:25-27
  115. ^ Acts 1:14
  116. ^ Galatians 4:4
  117. ^ Matthew 27:56
  118. ^ John 11:1-2
  119. ^ John 19:25
  120. ^ Romans 16:6
  121. ^ Matthew 27:55-56; 27:61; 28:1-11
  122. ^ Mark 15:40-41, 47; 16:1-8
  123. ^ Luke 8:2-3; 24:10
  124. ^ John 19:25; 20:1-2, 11-18
  125. ^ a b Genesis 36:39
  126. ^ a b I Chronicles 1:50
  127. ^ 1Samuel 28
  128. ^ I Samuel 14:49; 18:17, 19
  129. ^ "Genesis 36:39"
  130. ^ "I Chronicles 1:50"
  131. ^ I Samuel 14:49; 17:25; 18:20, 25, 27-28; 19:11-14, 17; 25:44
  132. ^ II Samuel 3:13-16; 6:16, 20-23
  133. ^ I Chronicles 15:29
  134. ^ "Genesis 22:20"
  135. ^ Exodus 2:4, 7-9; 15:20-21
  136. ^ Numbers 12:1, 4-5, 10, 12, 14-15; 20:1; 26:59
  137. ^ Deuteronomy 24:9
  138. ^ I Chronicles 6:3
  139. ^ Micah 6:4;
  140. ^ 1 Chronicles 4:17
  141. ^ Genesis 4:22
  142. ^ II Chronicles 12:13
  143. ^ I Chronicles 4:5-6
  144. ^ Ruth 1:1-3, 5-8, 10-22; 2:1-2, 6, 11, 18-20, 22-23; 3:1-6, 16-18; 4:3, 5, 9, 14-17
  145. ^ Numbers 26:33
  146. ^ Nehemiah 6:14
  147. ^ Ruth 1:4, 6-15
  148. ^ I Samuel 1:2, 4, 6-7;
  149. ^ Romans 16:12
  150. ^ Romans 16:1
  151. ^ Acts 18:2, 18-19, 26
  152. ^ Romans 16:3-4
  153. ^ I Corinthians 16:19
  154. ^ II Timothy 4:19
  155. ^ a b Exodus 1:15
  156. ^ Esther 1:9, 11-12, 15-19; 2:4, 17
  157. ^ Genesis 29:6, 9-13, 16-18, 20-21, 25, 27-30, 31; 30:1-8, 14-15, 22-25; 31:4, 14, 17, 19, 26, 28, 31-35, 41, 43, 50, 55; 32:22; 33:1-2, 5, 7; 35:16-20, 24; 37:10; 43:29; 44:27; 46:19, 22, 25; 48:7
  158. ^ I Samuel 10:2
  159. ^ Jeremiah 31:15
  160. ^ Matthew 2:18
  161. ^ Joshua 2:1-24; 6:17, 22-23, 25
  162. ^ Matthew 1:5;
  163. ^ Hebrews 11:31
  164. ^ James 2:25
  165. ^ Genesis 21:23; 24:15-67; 25:20-26, 28; 26:7-10, 35; 27:5-17, 42-46; 28:2, 5, 7; 29:10, 13; 35:8
  166. ^ Romans 9:10
  167. ^ Genesis 22:24
  168. ^ Acts 12:13-15
  169. ^ II Samuel 3:7
  170. ^ Ruth 1:1-4:22 (entire book)
  171. ^ Matthew 1:5
  172. ^ Matthew 14:6-12
  173. ^ Mark 6:21-29
  174. ^ Mark 15:40, 16:1
  175. ^ Acts 5:1-11
  176. ^ Genesis 11:29-31; 12:5, 11-20; 13:1; 16:1-6, 8-9; 17:15-17, 19, 21; 18:6, 9-15; 20:2-7, 11-14, 16, 18; 21:1-3, 6-7, 9-10, 12; 23:1-3, 19; 24:36; 25:10, 12; 49:31
  177. ^ Isaiah 51:2
  178. ^ Romans 4:19; 9:9
  179. ^ Galatians 4:22-24, 26, 30-31
  180. ^ Hebrews 11:11
  181. ^ I Peter 3:6
  182. ^ Tobit 3:7, 10, 17; 6:11-12; 7:8-10, 12, 16; 8:4; 10:10-12; 11:15, 17; 12:12, 14
  183. ^ 1 Chronicles 7:24
  184. ^ Leviticus 24:11
  185. ^ I Chronicles 3:19
  186. ^ Luke 8:3
  187. ^ Philippians 4:2-3
  188. ^ Genesis 38
  189. ^ II Samuel 13
  190. ^ http://old.usccb.org/nab/bible/2samuel/2samuel14.htm#v27
  191. ^ I Kings 4:11
  192. ^ Genesis 36:12
  193. ^ Esther 5:10-14; 6:13-14
  194. ^ II Samuel 17:25; 19:21-22; 21:17; 23:18
  195. ^ I Chronicles 2:16
  196. ^ Genesis 4:19, 22-23
  197. ^ [Genesis] 29:24; 30:9-13, 18; 31:33; 32:22; 33:1-2, 5-6; 35:26; 37:2; 46:18
  198. ^ Exodus 2:21-22; 4:20, 25-26; 18:2, 5-6