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Jacob (Ἰακώβ) (Mt 1)1

M, #2400109
Father*Matthan (Ματθάν, Matthán) (Mt 1)1
Relationship8th cousin 50 times removed of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Greek: Ἰακώβ (Iakṓb) G2384, from Hebrew 3290, means heel-catcher.
Jacob (Ἰακώβ) (Mt 1) was the son of Matthan (Ματθάν, Matthán) (Mt 1).1

Child of Jacob (Ἰακώβ) (Mt 1)

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Scriptures (References)

Book VerseTitle
Book of Matthew in the BibleMatthew 1:1-17The Genealogy of Jesus.
Last Edited29 Sep 2023


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984), Mt 1:15. Hereinafter cited as NIV.
  2. [S308] Sean Boisen, Author, The Composit Gospel (Bellingham, WA: Faithliife, 2019).
  3. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, Mt 1:16.