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Judah ~ (A) ~ a part of the country of God's people.
Judah ~ (B) ~ one of the 12 sons of Jacob (Israel ). It was from his family that the Messiah was to come. When the nation of Israel split, 10 of the 12 tribes became Israel and 2 of the 12 tribes became Judah .
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