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[54]
  • Haggith – Wife of King David, mother of Adoniyah II Samuel, I Kings, I Chronicles[55][56][57]
  • Hammolekheth – possibly rules over portion of Gilead. I Chronicles[58]
  • Hamutal – Wife of Josiah and mother of "ungodly" sons Jehoahaz and Mattaniah. II Kings, Jeremiah[59][60]
  • Hannah – A prophetess and citizen of Jerusalem. Mother of Samuel. I Samuel[61]
  • Hazelelponi (or Hazzelelponi) – daughter of Etam, tribe of Judah I Chronicles[62]
  • Helah – I Chronicles[63]
  • Hephziba – Wife of King Hezekiah and mother of Manasseh who undid his father's good works. II Kings[64]
  • Hodesh – one of the wives of Shaharaim I Chronicles[65]
  • Hodiah's wife – I Chronicles[66]
  • 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[67][68]
  • Huldah – Prophet II Kings, II Chronicles[69][70]
  • Hushim – One of the wives of Shaharaim I Chronicles[71]

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  • Leah – First wife of Jacob who was given to him in place of Rachel whom he loved. Genesis, Ruth[96][97]
  • Lois, grandmother of Saint Timothy. II Timothy[98]
  • Lo–Ruhamah – Daughter of Hosea and Gomer. Hosea[99]
  • Lydia of Thyatira – the first converted believer after the resurrection, and the first to introduce it in to her household. She was a successful business woman and she was pivotal to the spread of the name of Jesus. Acts[100]

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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[170][171]
  • Salome #2 - a follower of Jesus present at his crucifixion as well as the empty tomb. Mark[172]
  • Samaritan woman at the well is a well known figure from the Gospel of John
  • SapphiraActs[173]
  • 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[174][175][176][177][178][179]
  • Sarah #2 - wife of Tobias. Tobit[180]
  • Sheerah – founded three towns. Descendant of Ephraim. I Chronicles[181]
  • Shelomit – mother of blasphemer. Leviticus[182]
  • Shelomit – daughter of Zerubbabel, sister of Meshullam and Hananiah. I Chronicles[183]
  • Shiphrah – one of two midwives who saved the Hebrew boys. Exodus[154]
  • 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[184]
  • Syntyche – Christian of the church in Philippi mentioned with Euodia [185]

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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[186]
  • Tamar #2 – daughter of King David, and sister of Absalom. Her mother was Maacah, daughter of Talmai, king of Geshur. II Samuel[187]
  • Tamar #3 – daughter of David's son Absalom. II Samuel[188]
  • Taphath – daughter of Solomon[189]
  • Timnah (or Timna) – concubine of Eliphaz and mother of Amalek. Genesis[190]
  • Tirzah – one of the daughters of Zelophehad. Numbers, Joshua[68][106]
  • Tabitha (Acts 9:36) – from Joppa, Tabitha was always doing good and helping the poor. AKA 'Dorcas'

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1 Chronicles 2:15-17 KJV". Bible.com. 12 July 2018.
  2. ^ "1 Samuel 25 KJV". Bible.com. 12 July 2018.I Samuel 25
  3. ^ I Chronicles 2:29
  4. ^ II Chronicles 11:18
  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. ^ Genesis 36:2–25
  18. ^ Luke 2:36–38
  19. ^ Genesis 41:45–50; 46:20
  20. ^ I Chronicles 2:26
  21. ^ II Kings 8:26; 11
  22. ^ II Chronicles 22; 23:13–21; 24:7
  23. ^ I Chronicles 2:18–19
  24. ^ I King 22:42
  25. ^ II Chronicles 20:31
  26. ^ I Chronicles 8:8
  27. ^ Genesis 26:34; 36:10
  28. ^ Genesis 28:9; 36:3, 4, 13, 17
  29. ^ I Kings 4:15
  30. ^ II Samuel 11:2,3; 12:24
  31. ^ I Kings 1:11–31; 2:13–19
  32. ^ I Chronicles 3:5
  33. ^ Gen 30:3–5, 35:25
  34. ^ I Chronicles 4:18
  35. ^ Acts8:27
  36. ^ 2 Timothy 4:21
  37. ^ Numbers 25:6–18
  38. ^ Acts 17:34
  39. ^ Genesis 35:8
  40. ^ Judges 4–5
  41. ^ Judges 16:4–21
  42. ^ Genesis 34
  43. ^ Acts 9:36-42
  44. ^ II Samuel 3:5
  45. ^ Luke 1:5–80
  46. ^ Exodus 6:23
  47. ^ I Chronicles 2:46
  48. ^ I Chronicles 2:19
  49. ^ Esther (entire book)
  50. ^ 2 Timothy 1:5
  51. ^ Philippians 4:2
  52. ^ Genesis 2–3
  53. ^ Hosea 1:1–11; 3:1–5
  54. ^ Genesis 16: 21:9–17; 25:12
  55. ^ II Samuel 3:4,5
  56. ^ I Kings 1:5, 11, 2:13
  57. ^ I Chronicles 3:2
  58. ^ a b I Chronicles 7:18
  59. ^ II Kings 23:31; 24:18
  60. ^ Jeremiah 52:1,2
  61. ^ I Samuel 1:2, 5-20, 22-28; 2:1-10, 19-21
  62. ^ I Chronicles 4:3
  63. ^ I Chronicles 4:5,7
  64. ^ II Kings 21:1
  65. ^ I Chronicles 8:8,9
  66. ^ I Chronicles 4:19
  67. ^ Numbers 26:33; 27:1–11; 36:1–12
  68. ^ a b c d Joshua 17:3
  69. ^ II Kings 22:14–20
  70. ^ II Chronicles 34:22–33
  71. ^ I Chronicles 8:8, 11
  72. ^ a b Genesis 11:29
  73. ^ Judges 4:17–22; 5:6,24–27
  74. ^ II Kings 15:2
  75. ^ II Chronicles 26:3
  76. ^ II Kings 22:1,2
  77. ^ II Kings 14:2
  78. ^ II Chronicles 25:1
  79. ^ II Kings 11:2
  80. ^ a b Job 42:14
  81. ^ I Chronicles 2:18
  82. ^ II Kings 15:33
  83. ^ II Chronicles 27:1
  84. ^ I Kings 16:31; 18:4–19; 19:1,2; 21:5–25
  85. ^ II Kings 9
  86. ^ Revelation 2:20-23
  87. ^ Luke 8:2-3
  88. ^ Exodus 1; 2:1–11; 6:20
  89. ^ Numbers 26:59
  90. ^ Genesis 26:34
  91. ^ Romans 16:15
  92. ^ Romans 16:7
  93. ^ Job 1:2; 42:14
  94. ^ Genesis 25:1–6
  95. ^ I Chronicles 1:32, 33
  96. ^ Genesis 29; 30; 49:31
  97. ^ Ruth 4:11
  98. ^ II Timothy 1:5
  99. ^ Hosea 1:6,8
  100. ^ Acts 16:14–15
  101. ^ II Chronicles 11:20-22
  102. ^ 1611 King James Bible. First book of Chronicles, chapter 7, verses 15-16. kingjamesbibleonline.org. Archived from the original on Apr 30, 2015. where the Maacah) at the verse 15 may rendered into English with some Hebrew diacritics, differently from the following verse
  103. ^ I Chronicles 7:15-16
  104. ^ Genesis 28:9
  105. ^ II Chronicles 11:18
  106. ^ a b c Numbers 26:33; 27:1; 36:11
  107. ^ Luke 10:38-42
  108. ^ John 11:1, 5, 19-28, 30, 38-40; 12:2
  109. ^ Matthew 1:16; 1:18-25; 2:11; 2:13-23; 12:46-50; 13:55
  110. ^ Mark 3:31-35; 6:3
  111. ^ Luke 1:26-38, 39-45, 46-56; 2:4-7, 16-20, 22-24, 33-35, 39-40, 41-52; 8:19-21
  112. ^ John 2:1-5, 12; 6:42; 19:25-27
  113. ^ Acts 1:14
  114. ^ Galatians 4:4
  115. ^ Matthew 27:56
  116. ^ Acts 12:6-19
  117. ^ John 11:1-2
  118. ^ John 19:25
  119. ^ Romans 16:6
  120. ^ Matthew 27:55-56; 27:61; 28:1-11
  121. ^ Mark 15:40-41, 47; 16:1-8
  122. ^ Luke 8:2-3; 24:10
  123. ^ John 19:25; 20:1-2, 11-18
  124. ^ a b Genesis 36:39
  125. ^ a b I Chronicles 1:50
  126. ^ 1Samuel 28
  127. ^ I Samuel 14:49; 18:17, 19
  128. ^ "Genesis 36:39"
  129. ^ "I Chronicles 1:50"
  130. ^ I Samuel 14:49; 17:25; 18:20, 25, 27-28; 19:11-14, 17; 25:44
  131. ^ II Samuel 3:13-16; 6:16, 20-23
  132. ^ I Chronicles 15:29
  133. ^ "Genesis 22:20"
  134. ^ Exodus 2:4, 7-9; 15:20-21
  135. ^ Numbers 12:1, 4-5, 10, 12, 14-15; 20:1; 26:59
  136. ^ Deuteronomy 24:9
  137. ^ I Chronicles 6:3
  138. ^ Micah 6:4;
  139. ^ 1 Chronicles 4:17
  140. ^ Genesis 4:22
  141. ^ II Chronicles 12:13
  142. ^ I Chronicles 4:5-6
  143. ^ 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
  144. ^ Numbers 26:33
  145. ^ Nehemiah 6:14
  146. ^ Ruth 1:4, 6-15
  147. ^ I Samuel 1:2, 4, 6-7;
  148. ^ Romans 16:12
  149. ^ Romans 16:1
  150. ^ Acts 18:2, 18-19, 26
  151. ^ Romans 16:3-4
  152. ^ I Corinthians 16:19
  153. ^ II Timothy 4:19
  154. ^ a b Exodus 1:15
  155. ^ 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
  156. ^ I Samuel 10:2
  157. ^ Jeremiah 31:15
  158. ^ Matthew 2:18
  159. ^ Joshua 2:1-24; 6:17, 22-23, 25
  160. ^ Matthew 1:5;
  161. ^ Hebrews 11:31
  162. ^ James 2:25
  163. ^ 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
  164. ^ Romans 9:10
  165. ^ Genesis 22:24
  166. ^ Acts 12:13-15
  167. ^ II Samuel 3:7
  168. ^ Ruth 1:1-4:22 (entire book)
  169. ^ Matthew 1:5
  170. ^ Matthew 14:6-12
  171. ^ Mark 6:21-29
  172. ^ Mark 15:40, 16:1
  173. ^ Acts 5:1-11
  174. ^ 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
  175. ^ Isaiah 51:2
  176. ^ Romans 4:19; 9:9
  177. ^ Galatians 4:22-24, 26, 30-31
  178. ^ Hebrews 11:11
  179. ^ I Peter 3:6
  180. ^ Tobit 3:7, 10, 17; 6:11-12; 7:8-10, 12, 16; 8:4; 10:10-12; 11:15, 17; 12:12, 14
  181. ^ 1 Chronicles 7:24
  182. ^ Leviticus 24:11
  183. ^ I Chronicles 3:19
  184. ^ Luke 8:3
  185. ^ Philippians 4:2-3
  186. ^ Genesis 38
  187. ^ II Samuel 13
  188. ^ II Samuel 14:27
  189. ^ I Kings 4:11
  190. ^ Genesis 36:12
  191. ^ Esther 1:9, 11-12, 15-19; 2:4, 17
  192. ^ Esther 5:10-14; 6:13-14
  193. ^ II Samuel 17:25; 19:21-22; 21:17; 23:18
  194. ^ I Chronicles 2:16
  195. ^ Genesis 4:19, 22-23
  196. ^ [Genesis] 29:24; 30:9-13, 18; 31:33; 32:22; 33:1-2, 5-6; 35:26; 37:2; 46:18
  197. ^ Exodus 2:21-22; 4:20, 25-26; 18:2, 5-6