Genesis 38:1

Judah and Tamar

38:1 At that time Judah left his brothers and stayed with an Adullamite man named Hirah.

Genesis 38:20

38:20 Then Judah had his friend Hirah the Adullamite take a young goat to get back from the woman the items he had given in pledge, but Hirah could not find her.

tn Heb “went down from.”

tn Heb “and he turned aside unto.”

tn Heb “a man, an Adullamite.”

tn Heb “sent by the hand of his friend.” Here the name of the friend (“Hirah”) has been included in the translation for clarity.

tn Heb “to receive the pledge from the woman’s hand.”

tn Heb “he”; the referent (Judah’s friend Hirah the Adullamite) has been specified in the translation for clarity.