- the mother of Gad and Asher. Gen. 30:10–13.
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"Your Aunt Zilpah has aided and abetted you in your flirting," raged the captain.Blow The Man Down
Zilpah was gone, and they scratched out her name from the surface of their memories.
"Zilpah, I baptize thee," said the priest, and all was well.The Parish Clerk (1907)
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He was a boy with the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father's wives.
Very soon Zilpah adored him; and then he gave notice to her parents that she was to be his wife.
- Old Testament Leah's maidservant, who bore Gad and Asher to Jacob (Genesis 30:10–13)
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