Issachar

[ is-uh-kahr ]
/ ˈɪs əˌkɑr /

noun

a son of Jacob and Leah. Genesis 30:18.
one of the 12 tribes of Israel.

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Issachar
/ (ˈɪsəˌkɑː) /

noun Old Testament

the fifth son of Jacob by his wife Leah (Genesis 30:17–18)
the tribe descended from this patriarch
the territory of this tribe
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