Rachel (Ebreu: רָחֵל, Modren Rakhél, Tiberian Rāḥēl, Arabic: راحیل, Rāḥīl‎) wis the favourite o Biblical patriarch Jacob's twa wifes as weel as the mither o Joseph an Benjamin that helped faither the twal tribes o Israel (alang wi thair brithers).

Rachel
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Rachel and Jacob bi William Dyce
Holy Matriarch
BornPaddan Aram
Dee'dCanaan
Veneratit inJudaism
Christianity
Islam
Major shrineRachel's Tomb
FeastRoman Catholicism: 1 November[1]
Orthodox Church: Sunday before Christmas

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Rachel the Matriarch". Star Quest Production Network. Retrieved 28 April 2011.