Perez

PEREZ (pē'rĕz, Heb. perets, pherets, breach; Gr. phares). Twin son of Judah (Gen.38.29), often Pherez (e.g., 1Chr.2.4, 1Chr.2.5; Pharez kjv 10 of 13 times) or Phares (kjv Matt.1.3; Luke.3.33).



International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)


Perezites (Nu 16:20, the King James Version "Pharzites"). The patronymic of the name Perez.