Bible Names N-Z : Serug


Serug in Wikipedia Serug (Hebrew: שְׂרוּג, S'rug ; "branch") was the son of Reu and the father of Nahor, according to Genesis 11:20-23. He is also the great-grandfather of Abraham. In the Masoretic text that modern Bibles are based on, he was 30 when Nahor was born, and lived to the age of 230. The Septuagint and Samaritan Pentateuch texts state that he was 130 on fathering Nahor, and the Septuagint accordingly gives his age at death as 330. He is called Saruch in the Greek version of Luke 3:35.