Biblical Fiction Database OT Characters

  • Abel (Genesis): Cain’s brother, Adam’s son
  • Abram / Abraham (Genesis)
  • Adam (Genesis): First man, Eve’s husband
  • Asher (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Zilpah)
  • Benjamin (Genesis): Joseph’s brother, Jacob’s son (by Rachel)
  • Bilhah (Genesis): Rachel’s handmaid
  • Cain (Genesis)
  • Dan (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Bilhah)
  • Dinah (Genesis): Joseph’s half-sister, Jacob’s daughter (by Leah)
  • Enoch (Genesis)
  • Esau (Genesis): Jacob’s brother, Isaac’s son
  • Eve (Genesis)
  • Gad (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Zilpah)
  • Gilgamesh (Genesis): Historical name for Nimrod?
  • Hagar (Genesis): Sarah’s handmaid
  • Ham (Genesis): Noah’s son
  • Isaac (Genesis)
  • Ishmael (Genesis): Abraham’s son (by Hagar)
  • Israel (Genesis): God’s new name for Jacob
  • Issachar (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Leah)
  • Sarah / Sarai (Genesis)
  • Jacob (Genesis)
  • Japheth (Genesis): Noah’s son
  • Joseph (Genesis): Jacob’s son (by Rachel)
  • Judah (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Leah)
  • Laban (Genesis): Rebekah’s brother, Jacob’s uncle, Leah & Rachel’s father
  • Leah (Genesis): Rachel’s sister, Jacob’s wife
  • Levi (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Leah)
  • Melchizedek (Genesis)
  • Naphtali (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Bilhah)
  • Nimrod (Genesis)
  • Noah (Genesis)
  • Rachel (Genesis): Jacob’s wife, Joseph’s mother
  • Rebekah (Genesis): Isaac’s wife, Jacob’s mother
  • Reuben (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Leah)
  • Sarah / Sarai (Genesis)
  • Shem (Genesis): Noah’s son
  • Simeon (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Leah)
  • Terah (Genesis): Abraham’s father
  • Zebulun (Genesis): Joseph’s half-brother, Jacob’s son (by Leah)
  • Zilpah (Genesis): Leah’s handmaid