Definitions for "Judah"
Keywords:  jacob, tribe, yehuda, leah, yehudah
The fourth son of Leah and Jacob. In the period of the divided monarchy, the name also refers to the territory and tribes of the southern kingdom, as distinct from the northern kingdom of Israel.
Region in Palestine from about 922 to 587 BC named after one of the tribes of Israel.
(Old Testament) the fourth son of Jacob who was forebear of one of the tribes of Israel; one of his descendants was to be the Messiah