Attention!
Take your personal ministry to the Next Level by helping StudyLight build churches and supporting pastors in Uganda.
Click here to join the effort!

Bible Dictionaries

Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Terah

Additional Links

Tenth from Noah through Shem; father of Abram, Nahor, and Haran (Genesis 11:27). Accompanied Abram from Ur on the way to Canaan (an act of faith on the part of one so very old; persuaded by his godly son), but died at Haran when 205 years old. He was 70 when Haran his oldest son was born, 130 when ABRAM was born (Genesis 11:26; Genesis 11:32; Genesis 12:4; Acts 7:2-4). (See ABRAHAM.)

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information
Fausset, Andrew R. Entry for 'Terah'. Fausset's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/fbd/t/terah.html. 1949.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Prev Entry
Tent
Next Entry
Teraphim