Peleg

Peleg (Pee´lig; Heb., “canal”)

The ancestor of the Mesopotamian branch of the sons of Eber (“Hebrews”)—those who lived by irrigation—through whom Abram was descended from Shem (Gen 11:16-26). As an ancestor of Abraham (Gen 11:16-26), he was also an ancestor of Jesus (Luke 3:35).

Gen 11:16-26

16When Eber had lived thirty-four years, he became the father of Peleg;17and Eber lived after the birth of Peleg four hundred thirty years, and had other sons a ... View more

Gen 11:16-26

16When Eber had lived thirty-four years, he became the father of Peleg;17and Eber lived after the birth of Peleg four hundred thirty years, and had other sons a ... View more

Luke 3:35

35son of Serug, son of Reu, son of Peleg, son of Eber, son of Shelah,

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