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Wiktionary

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See also Labán

Contents

English

Etymology

From Hebrew לָבָן.

Proper noun

Singular
Laban

Plural
-

Laban

  1. (Biblical) The brother of Rebekah and uncle to Jacob and Esau.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Quotations

  • 1611King James Version of the Bible, Genesis 25:20
    And Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah to wife, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Padan-aram, the sister to Laban the Syrian.

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Bible wiki

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From BibleWiki

Meaning: white

  1. The son of Bethuel, who was the son of Nahor, Abraham's brother. He lived at Haran in Mesopotamia. His sister Rebekah was Isaac's wife (Gen. 24). Jacob, one of the sons of this marriage, fled to the house of Laban, whose daughters Leah and Rachel (ch. 29) he eventually married.
  2. A city in the Arabian desert in the route of the Israelites (Deut 1:1), probably identical with Libnah (Num 33:20).
This entry includes text from Easton's Bible Dictionary, 1897.

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Genealogy

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Contents

  • Sex : Male

Pedigree

Son of Bethuel

Full Name

Laban

Biography

Siblings

Spouse(s)

Offspring

Sources

Book of Genesis

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