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Serug (Saragh) ben Reu King of Ur And AgadeSerug (Saragh) ben Reu King of Ur And Agade (son of Reu (Ra'u) ben Peleg King of Lagash and 'Ôrâ bat 'Ûr ben Kesed)was born in in ca 2185 BC, (ABT. 2151 BC) Ur, Mesapotamia, died in in ca 2095 BC, (ABT. 1955 BC) Ur, Chaldea.He married Mêlkâ bat Kaber the Semite.
Notes for Serug (Saragh) ben Reu King of Ur And Agade:
Serug ben Reu the Semite was born 2185 BCE in Ur "of the Chaldees", northern Chaldea. He was the son of Reu ben Peleg the Semite and 'Ôrâ bat 'Ûr ben Kesed. He married Melka bat Kaber the Semite, daughter of Kaber ben Peleg the Semite, 2256 B.C. In 1744 A.M., in the thirty-sixth jubilee, in the fifth week, in the first year thereof; 1st cousins. Jubilees 11:7 "... he took to himself a wife ... and her name was Melka." He grew up, and dwelt in Ur "of the Chaldees," near to the father of his wife's mother, and he worshipped idols, in northern Chaldea. He was per Genesis 11:20 and Luke 3:35, the son of Reu, and per Jubilees 11:1, his wife Ora. Also called Saruch. Also called Sêrôh.
Born ca 2180BC and died ca 1950BC.
He lived 230 years & had many sons & daughters. Thename is identified with the city Sarugi situated in Mesopotamia.
Illustrated Bible Dictionary & Concordance - Jerusalem Publishing House
When Serug had lived 30 years, he became the father of Nahor.
And after he became the father of Nahor, Serug lived 200 years and had other sons and daughters. (Gen 11:22-23)
Children of Serug (Saragh) ben Reu King of Ur And Agade and Mêlkâ bat Kaber the Semite are:
- +Nahor (NAHUR) King of Ur & Agade, b., in ca 2165 BC, (ABT. 2155 BC),d., in ca 2085 BC, (ABT. 2007 BC).