Jared in the Bible
1. Also called JERED
A descendant of Seth
- Genesis 5:15-16 And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years, and begat Jared: 16 And Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters:
- Genesis 5:18-19 And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch: 19 And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters:
- Genesis 5:20 And all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two years: and he died.
- 1 Chronicles 1:2 Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered,
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for JARED.
2. An ancestor of Jesus
- Luke 3:37 Which was the son of Mathusala, which was the son of Enoch, which was the son of Jared, which was the son of Maleleel, which was the son of Cainan,
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Jared.