Judah

noun Ju·dah \ ˈjü-də \

Definition of Judah

: a son of Jacob and the traditional eponymous ancestor of one of the tribes of Israel

Origin and Etymology of judah

Hebrew Yĕhūdhāh


Judah

geographical name Ju·dah \ ˈjü-də \

Definition of Judah

kingdom in the southern part of ancient Palestine whose capital was Jerusalem — see israel 1

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