Biblical people

Below is a partial list of people in the Bible. Click on any of the names to get more information about that person.

12 Apostles


12 Tribes of Israel


15 Judges of Israel


Aaron


Abdon


Abel


Abiathar


Abigail


Abihu


Abijah, King of Judah, also known as Abia or Abijam


Abimelech, the judge


Abimelech, the king


Abinadab


Abiram


Abishag


Abishai


Abner


Abraham


Absalom, also known as Abishalom


Adam


Ahab, King of Israel


Ahasuerus


Ahaz, or Achaz, King of Judah


Ahaziah, also known as Jehoahaz, King of Judah


Ahaziah, King of Israel


Ahijah


Ahimelech


Ahithophel


Alexander the Great


Amasa


Amaziah, King of Judah


Amon, King of Judah


Amos


Andrew the Apostle


Annas


Antiochus IV


Apollos


Aquila


Araunah (Ornan)


Artaxerxes


Asa, King of Judah


Asahel


Asaph


Asher, son of Jacob


Athaliah, Queen of Judah


Azariah (named later as Abed-Nego)


Baasha, King of Israel


Balaam and Balak


Barabbas


Barak


Barnabas


Bartholomew the Apostle


Bartimaeus (son of Timaeus)


Baruch


Barzillai


Belshazzar


Benaiah


Benjamin, son of Jacob


Ben-Ammi


Ben-Oni


Bernice


Bezalel


Bildad


Bilhah


Boaz (or Booz)


Caiaphas


Cain


Caleb


Canaan


Candace


Chedorlaomer


Chuza


Claudius


Cleopas


Cornelius


Crispus


Cush


Cyrus


Dan, son of Jacob


Daniel


Darius


Dathan


David (King David)


Debir


Deborah, Judge of Israel and prophetess


Deborah, Rebekah's nurse


Delilah


Demetrius


Demas


Dinah


Doeg the Edomite


Dorcas (also known as Tabitha)


Drusilla


Ebed-Melek (Ebed-Melech)


Eglon


Ehud


Elah, King of Israel


Eleazar


Eli


Eliezer


Elihu


Elijah (or Elias)


Elimelech


Eliphaz


Elisha


Elizabeth, mother of John the Baptist


Elon


Elymas


Enoch, son of Cain


Enoch, son of Jared


Epaphras


Epaphroditus


Ephraim (son of Joseph)


Ephron


Esau


Esther


Eve


Ezekiel


Ezra


Felix


Festus


Gaal


Gabriel (Angel)


Gad, son of Jacob


Gad, the prophet


Gamaliel


Gedaliah


Gehazi - people in the Bible


Gershom


Gershon


Geshem


Gideon


Goliath


Gomer


Habakkuk


Hadad


Hadadezer


Hagar


Haggai


Ham


Haman


Hananiah (named later as Shadrach)


Hannah


Hanun


Hazael


Herod Antipas


Herod Archelaus


Herod Philip


Herod the Great, Herod the king


Herodias


Hezekiah, or Ezekias, King of Judah


Hiram


Hosea


Hoshea, King of Israel


Hophni


Huldah


Hur


Hushai


Hymenaeus


Ibzan


Isaac


Isaiah (sometimes spelled as Esaias)


Ishbosheth


Ishmael


Ishmael, son of Nethaniah


Issachar, son of Jacob


Ithamar


Jabez


Jabin


Israel (originally known as Jacob)


Jael


Jair


Jairus


James (son of Alphaeus) the Apostle


James (son of Zebedee) the Apostle


James (the Epistle writer)


Jannes And Jambres


Japheth


Jason


Jehoahaz, King of Israel


Jehoahaz, King of Judah


Jehoash, or Joash, King of Israel


Jehoiachin, King of Judah, also known as Jeconiah, Coniah, or Jechonias


Jehoiada


Jehoiakim, King of Judah


Jehoram, King of Israel


Jehoram, or Joram, King of Judah


Jehoshaphat, or Josaphat, King of Judah


Jehosheba


Jehu, King of Israel


Jephthah


Jeremiah


Jeroboam 1, King of Israel


Jeroboam 2, King of Israel


Jeshua (also Called Joshua)


Jesse


Jesus


Jethro


Jezebel


Jezreel


Jithra


Joab


Joanna


Joash, or Jehoash, King of Judah


Job


Jochebed


Joel


John the Baptist


John the Apostle


Jonah (or Jonas)


Jonathan


Joseph of Arimathea


Joseph, the adoptive father of Jesus


Joseph, son of Jacob/Israel


Joshua


Josiah, or Josias, King of Judah


Jotham, or Joatham, King of Judah


Jotham, son of Gideon


Judah, son of Jacob


Judas the Apostle


Jude


Julius


Keturah


Kings of Israel and Judah


Kish


Kohath


Korah


Laban


Lamech


Lazarus


Lazarus the beggar


Leah


Levi


Lois


Lot


Luke


Lydia


Lysias


Maacah


Machir


Malachi


Malchus


Manasseh, or Manasses, King of Judah


Manasseh (son of Joseph)


Manoah


Mark


Mary (Mother of James and Joseph)


Mary (Mother of Jesus)


Mary (mother of John Mark)


Mary and Martha


Mary Magdalene


Matthew the Apostle


Matthias (Apostle)


Melchizedek


Menahem, King of Israel


Merab


Merari


Mesha


Methuselah


Micah


Micaiah


Michael (the Archangel)


Michal


Midian


Miriam


Mishael (named later as Meshach)


Moab


Mordecai


Moses


Naaman


Nabal


Naboth


Nadab, King of Israel


Nadab, son of Aaron


Nahor


Nahum


Naomi


Naphtali, son of Jacob


Nathan


Nathan2


Nathanael


Nebuchadnezzar


Nebuzaradan


Neco (Necho)


Nero


Nehemiah


Nicodemus


Nicolaus


Nimrod


Noah


Obadiah


Obed-Edom


Oded


Og


Oholiab


Omri, King of Israel


Onan


Onesimus


Onesiphorus


Orpah


Othniel


Palti


Pashhur


Paul


Pekah, King of Israel


Pekahiah, King of Israel


Peleg


Perez


Peter the Apostle


Philemon


Philip the Apostle


Philip the Evangelist


Phinehas, son of Eleazar


Phinehas, son of Eli


Phoebe


Pontius Pilate


Potiphar


Potiphera


Priscilla


Rachel


Rahab (or Rachab)


Rebekah (Rebecca)


Rehoboam, or Roboam, King of Judah


Reuben, son of Jacob


Ruth


Samson


Samuel


Sarah (Sarai)


Saul (King)


Seth


Shallum, King of Israel


Shamgar


Shem


Silas


Simeon, son of Jacob


Simon the Apostle


Solomon (King)


Stephen


Tamar


Terah


Thaddaeus (Judas, son of James) the Apostle


Theophilus


Thomas the Apostle


Tibni


Timothy


Titus


Tola


Uzziah (Azariah) King of Judah


Xerxes


Zadok


Zebulun, son of Jacob


Zechariah


Zechariah - father of John the Baptist


Zechariah, King of Israel


Zedekiah, King of Judah


Zedekiah, the false prophet


Zephaniah


Zerubbabel


Zeruiah


Zimri, King of Israel


Zimri, son of Salu


Zipporah


Zophar