Tekoa in the Bible
1. Son of Ashur
- 1 Chronicles 2:24 And after that Hezron was dead in Calebephratah, then Abiah Hezron's wife bare him Ashur the father of Tekoa.
- 1 Chronicles 4:5 And Ashur the father of Tekoa had two wives, Helah and Naarah.
Some authorities interpret these passages to mean that Ashur colonized the town of Tekoah