also known as: Shelach, Sala, Salah
This was the name of 2 biblical men and appears 9 times in Scripture. The first occurance is in Genesis 10:24.
Shelah, a son of Arphaxad (1 Chronicles 1:18).
He was the 2nd post-duluvian patriarch after Shem. His son Eber (Heber) was born when Shelah was 30 years old.
Shelah, the 3rd son of Judah—a son of Jacob (Israel)
He was a grandson of Jacob. His mother was Shuah, a Canaanite. He was born at Chezib (Genesis 38:2, 5, 11, 14).
Article Version: August 1, 2018