Hezron (Hebrew: חצרון, Kheẓrōn; Greek: Ἑσρώμ, Hesrōm; "Name means::courtyard") (b. Born::Entry into Egypt::Teveth 2298 AM) was the first named son of Pharez and an important clan leader in the tribe of Judah. He is included in the genealogy of David.
Three sons were born to Hezron by his first marriage. His second marriage took place when he was sixty years old (1_Chronicles 2:21 ).
Entry into Egypt
Hezron and Hamul are named among the progeny of Judah who entered Egypt in 1706 BC. They were probably twins.
- ↑ Jones, Floyd N., The Chronology of the Old Testament, Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2004, pp. 62-67 and Charts 3e and 3f