All The Women Of The Bible


Where there is more than one woman by the same name, the different women are indicated by numbers, i.e., Miriam 1, Miriam 2, etc.

 

There is much more to learn about your role as a woman through biographical study of Biblical women.

 

We encourage you to continue your study by doing biographical studies on the lives of these women.


A biography is the story of someone's life. The biographical method of Bible study focuses on the lives of Bible personalities. By studying the lives of Bible characters you can learn from their experiences.

 

The Bible states:
Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples; and they are written for our admonition. (I Corinthians 10:11)


Events which happened in the lives of Bible personalities were recorded by the inspiration of the Holy Spirit for your benefit.

 

Their experiences can teach you great spiritual lessons.

 

By observing their failures you can learn of spiritual errors to avoid. By observing their successes you can develop positive spiritual qualities in your own life.

 

Select The Woman To Be Studied.

Gather The Information.

Analyze The Information.

Apply What You Have Learned To Your Own Life.

 



Abi (Abiah) II Kings 18:2; I Chronicles 2:24


Abigail 1 I Samuel 25:3-42; 27:3; 30:5; II Samuel 2:2; 3:3; I Chronicles 3:1


Abigail 2 II Samuel 17:25; I Chronicles 2:16,17


Abihail 1 I Chronicles 2:29


Abihail 2 II Chronicles 11:18


Abishag I Kings 1:3,15; 2:17,21,22,


Abital II Samuel 3:4; I Chronicles 3:3


Achsah Joshua 15:16, 17; Judges 1:12; I Chronicles 2:49


Adah 1 Genesis 4:19,20,23


Adah 2 Genesis 36:2


Agar Galatians 4:24,25


Ahinoam 1 I Samuel 14:50


Ahinoam 2 I Samuel 25:43; 27:3; 30:5; II Samuel 2:2; 3:2; I Chronicles 3:1


Ablai I Chronicles 2:31


Aholah Ezekiel 23:4,5,36,44


Aholibamah Genesis 36:2, 5, 14, 18, 25


Anna Luke 2:36-38


Anah Genesis 36:2


Apphia Philemon 1:2


Asenath Genesis 41:45, 50; 46:20


Atarah I Chronicles 2:26


Athaliah II Kings 8:26; 11:1-3; 13-20; II Chronicles 22:2,10-12; 23:12,13,21; 24:7


Azubah 1 I Chronicles 2:18, 19


Azubah 2 I Kings 22:42; II Chronicles 20:31

 



Baara I Chronicles 8:8


Bashemath 1 Genesis 26:34


Bashemath 2 Genesis 36:34


Basmath I Kings 4:15


Bathsheba II Samuel 11:3, 12:24; I Kings 1:11,15,16,28,31; 2:13,18,19; I Chronicles 3:5


Bathshua I Chronicles 3:5


Bernice Acts 25:13, 23; 26:30


Bilhah Genesis 29:29; 30:3-7; 35:22,25; 37:2; 46:25; I Chronicles 7:13


Bithiah I Chronicles 4:18

 



Chloe I Corinthians 1:11


Claudia II Timothy 4:21


Cozbi Numbers 25:15, 18

 



Damaris Acts 17:34


Deborah 1 Genesis 35:8


Deborah 2 Judges 4:4,5,9,10,14; 5:1,7,12,15


Delilah Judges 16:4,6,10,12,13,18


Dinah Genesis 30:21; 34:1,3,5,13,25,26; 46:15


Dorcas (Tabitha) Acts 9:36,39


Drusilla Acts 24:24

 



Eglah II Samuel 3:5; I Chronicles 3:3


Elisabeth Luke 1:5,7,13,24,36,40,41,57


Elisheba Exodus 6:23


Ephah I Chronicles 2:46


Ephratah I Chronicles 2:50; 4:4


Ephrath I Chronicles 2:19


Esther Book of Esther


Eunice II Timothy 1:5


Euodias Philemon 4:2


Eve Genesis 3:20; 4:1; II Corinthians 11:3; I Timothy 2:13

 



Gomer Hosea 1:3

 



Hadassah (Esther) Book of Esther


Hagar Genesis 16:1,3,4,8,15,16; 21:9,14,17; 25:12


Haggith II Samuel 3:4; I Kings 1:5; II Kings 2:13; I Chronicles 3:2


Hammoleketh I Chronicles 7:18


Hamutal II Kings 23:31; 24:18; Jeremiah 52:1


Hannah I Samuel 1:2-22; 2:1,21


Hazelelponi I Chronicles 4:3


Helah I Chronicles 4:5,7


Hephzibah II Kings 21:1


Herodias Matthew 14:3,6; Mark 6:17, 19,22; Luke 3:19


Hodesh I Chronicles 8:9


Hodiah I Chronicles 4:19


Hoglah Numbers 26:33, 27:1; 36:11, Joshua 17:13


Huldah II Kings 22:14; II Chronicles 34:22


Hushim I Chronicles 8:8,11

 



Ichabod`s Mother I Samuel 4:19-22


Iscah Genesis 11:29

 



Jael Judges 4:17,18, 21, 22; 5:6; 24


Jecholiah II Kings 15:2; II Chronicles 26:3


Jedidah II Kings 22:1


Jehoaddan II Kings 14:2; II Chronicles 25:1


Jehosheba II Kings 11:2


Jehudijah I Chronicles 4:18


Jemima Job 42:14


Jepthath's Daughter Judges 11:34,35,40


Jerioth I Chronicles 2:18


Jerusha II Kings 15:33; II Chronicles 27:1


Jezebel l I Kings 16:31; 18:4,13,19; 19:12; 21:5-25; II Kings 9:7,10,22,30,36,37


Jezebel 2 Revelation 2:20


Joanna Luke 8:3; 24:10


Jochebed Exodus 6:20; Numbers 26:59


Judah Jeremiah 3:7,8,10


Judith Genesis 26:34


Julia Romans 16:15

 



Keren-happuch Job 42:14


Keturah Genesis 25:1,4; I Chronicles 1:32,33


Kezia Job 42:14

 



Leah Genesis 29:16-32; 30:9-20; 31:4,14,33; 33:1,2,7; 34:1; 35:23,26; 46:15,18; 49:31; Ruth 4:11


Lois II Timothy 1:5


Lo-ruhamah Hosea 1:6,8


Lot's Wife Genesis 19:26; Luke 17:32


Lydia Acts 16:14,20

 



Maachah 1 Genesis 22:24


Maachah 2 II Samuel 3:3; I Chronicles 3:2


Maachah 3 I Kings 15:2; II Chronicles 11:20-22


Maachah 4 I Kings 15:10,13; II Chronicles 15:16


Maachah 5 I Chronicles 2:48


Maachah 6 I Chronicles 7:15,16


Maachah 7 I Chronicles 8:29; 9:35


Mahalah I Chronicles 7:18


Mahalath 1 Genesis 28:9


Mahalath 2 II Chronicles 11:18


Mahlah Numbers 26:33; 27:1; 36:11; Joshua 17:3


Manoah's Wife Judges 13:2-23


Mara Ruth 1:20


Martha Luke 10:38,40,41; John 11:1,5,9,20,24,30,39


Mary Mother of Jesus Matthew 1:16,18,20; 2:11; 13:55; Mark 6:3; Luke 1:27-56; 2:5,16,19,34; Acts 1:14


Mary Magdalene (2) Matthew 27:56,61; 28:1; Mark 15:40,47; 16:1,9; Luke 8:2; John 19:25; 20:1,11,16,18


Mary of Bethany (3) Mark 14:3-9; Luke 10:39; 42; John 11:1-45; 12:3


Mary 4 Matthew 27:56, 61; 28:1; Mark 15:40,47; 16:1; Luke 24:10; John 19:25


Mary 5 Acts 12:12


Mary 6 Romans 16:6


Matred Genesis 36:39; I Chronicles 1:50


Mehetabel Genesis 36:39; I Chronicles 1:50


Meshullemeth II Kings 21:19


Michaiah II Chronicles 13:2


Michal I Samuel 14:49; II Samuel 3:13,14; 6:16,20,21,23; I Chronicles 15:29


Milcah l Genesis 11:29; 22:20,23,24;15;24;47


Milcah 2 Numbers 26:33; 27:1; 36:11; Joshua 17:3


Miriam 1 Exodus 15:20; 21; Numbers 12:1,4,5,10,15; 20:1; Deuteronomy 24:9; I Chronicles 6:3; Micah 6:4


Miriam 2 I Chronicles 4:17

 



Naamah l Genesis 4:22


Naamah 2 I Kings 14:21; 31; II Chronicles 12:13


Naarah I Chronicles 4:5,6


Naomi Book of Ruth


Nehushta II Kings 24:8


Noadiah Nehemiah 6:14


Noah Numbers 26:33; 27:1; 36:11; Joshua 17:3

 



Orpha Ruth 1:4,14

 



Penninah I Samuel 1:2,4,


Persis Romans 16:12


Panuel Luke 2:36


Phoebe Romans 16:1,2


Pilate's Wife Matthew 27:19


Potiphar's Wife Genesis 39:7,8,9,12,19


Priscilla (Prisca) Acts 18:2,18,26; Romans 16:3; I Corinthians 16:19; II Timothy 4:19


Puah Exodus 1:15

 



Queen of Sheeba I Kings 10:1,4,10,13; II Chronicles 9:1,3,9,12; Matthew 12:42; Luke 11:31

 



Rachel Genesis 29:16-31; 30:1-25; 31:4-34; 33:1,2,7; 35:16-25; 46:19-25;


Ruth 4:11; I Samuel 10:2; Jeremiah 31:15; Matthew 2:18


Rahab 1 Joshua 2:1,3,6; 17,23,25; Hebrews 11:31; James 2:25


Rahab 2 Matthew 1:5


Rebekah Genesis 22:23; 24; 25; 26; 27; 28; 29:12; 35:8; 49:31; Romans 9:10


Reumah Genesis 22:24


Rhoda Acts 12:13


Rizpah II Samuel 3:17; 21:8,10,11


Ruth Book of Ruth

 



Salome Matthew 20:20; 27:56; Mark 16:1-8


Samaritan Woman John 4:7-42


Sapphira Acts 5:1


Sarah 1 Genesis 11; 12; 16-18; 20; 21; 23-25; 49:31; Isaiah 51:2; Romans 4:19; 9:9; Hebrews 11:11; I Peter 3:6


Sarah 2 Genesis 46:17; Numbers 26:45; I Chronicles 7:30


Shelomith 1 Leviticus 24:11


Shelomith 2 I Chronicles 3:19


Shelomith 3 II Chronicles 11:2


Sherah I Chronicles 7:24


Shimeath II Kings 12:21; II Chronicles 24:25


Shimrith II Chronicles 24:26


Shiphrah Exodus 1:15


Shomer II Kings 12:21; II Chronicles 24:25


Shunammite II Kings 4:8-37; 8:1-6


Suzana Luke 8:3


Syntyche Philippians 4:2


Syrophoenician Woman Matthew 15:21-28; Mark 7:24-30

 



Tabitha (Dorcas) Acts 9:36,39


Tahpenes I Kings 11:19,20


Tamar 1 Genesis 38:6,11,l3,24; Ruth 4:12; I Chronicles 2:4


Tamar 2 II Samuel 13:1-32; I Chronicles 3:9


Tamar 3 II Samuel 14:27


Taphath I Kings 4:11


Thamar Matthew 1:3


Timna Genesis 36:12


Tirzah Numbers 26:33; 27:1; 36:11; Joshua 17:3


Tryphena Romans 16:12


Tryphosa Romans 16:12

 



Vashti Esther 1:9,11,2,15-17,19; 2:1,4,17


Virtuous woman Proverbs 31:10-31

 



Widow of Zarephath I Kings 17:8-24; Luke 4:25,26


Woman of Endor I Samuel 28:7-25


Woman Patriot of Thebez Judges 9:53

 



Zebudah II Kings 23:36


Zeresh Esther 5:10; 14; 6:13


Zeruah I Kings 11:26


Zeruiah I Samuel 26:6; II Samuel 2:13,18; 3:39; 8:16; 14:1; 16:9-23; I Kings 1:7; 2:5,22; I Chronicles 2:16; 11:6,39; 18:12,15: 26:28;27:24


Zibiah II Kings l2:1; II Chronicles 24:1


Zillah Genesis 4:19,22,23


Zilpah Genesis 29:24; 30:9,10; 35:26; 37:2; 46:18


Zipporah Exodus 2:21; 4:25; 18:2