- Wife of Prophet Isaac
Rebekah (or Rebecca), Daughter of Bethuel and sister of Laban; married to Isaac (Gen. 22:23; 24); mother of Esau and Jacob (25:20–28); pretends to be Isaac’s sister (26:7, 8); angry with Esau (26:35), and helps to obtain the blessing for Jacob (27; 28:5; 29:12); her grave (49:31); her nurse (24:59; 35:8).
Rebekah was the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Paddan Aram and sister of Laban the Aramean. Rebecca and Isaac were one of the four couples believed to be buried in the Cave of the Patriarchs, the other three being Adam and Eve, Abraham and Sarah, and Jacob and Leah.
|Offspring of Isaac and Rebekah, daughter of Bethuel|
|Esau ben Isaac|| Judith|
|Jacob ben Isaac|| Leah|
|Offspring of Bethuel and unknown parent|
|Rebekah, daughter of Bethuel||Mesopotamia||Hebron, Land of Canaan|| Isaac ben Abraham|
|Laban ben Bethuel||Mesopotamia||Land of Canaan|