A categorical and alphabetical list of people featured in the Bible
The Hebrew Bible is the Tanakh of Judaism. Judaism does not accept or use the term "Old Testament", nor does it recognize the deuterocanonical books or the New Testament of Christianity as canonical.
Tribes of Israel
According to the Book of Genesis
, all the Israelites
were desendents of the sons of Jacob
, who was also blessed with the name Israel
. His twelve male children become the ancestors of the Twelve Tribes of Israel.
Jesus and his relatives
Christian Apostles of Jesus