- a son of Lamech, and the progenitor of nomadic shepherds. Gen. 4:20.
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Examples from the Web for jabal
And Adah bare Jabal; he was the father of such as dwell in tents and have cattle.Commentary on Genesis, Vol. II
It was not of such teaching that came the "Jabal" of Giotto.On the Old Road Vol. 1 (of 2)
And Adah bare Jabal: he was the father of the shepherds that dwell in tents.The City of God, Volume II
And Adah bare Jabal: he was the father of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have cattle.The Bible for Young People
Jabal, the father of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have cattle, lifts the curtain of his tent to look out upon his flock.Mornings in Florence