Hamul (Hay´muhl; Heb., “spared”)

The son of Perez and grandson of Judah (Gen 46:12); he was the head of the clan of the Hamulites (Num 26:21).

Gen 46:12

12The children of Judah: Er, Onan, Shelah, Perez, and Zerah (but Er and Onan died in the land of Canaan); and the children of Perez were Hezron and Hamul.

Num 26:21

21The descendants of Perez were: of Hezron, the clan of the Hezronites; of Hamul, the clan of the Hamulites.

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