Tribes Listed in Revelation
|Son (Birth Order)||Son (Rev Order)||Verse||Meaning of Name|
|Reuben (Leah)||Judah (Leah)||
Gen 29:35 She conceived again, and when she gave birth to a son she said, "This time I will praise the LORD." So she named him Judah. Then she stopped having children.
|Praise the Lord|
|Simeon (Leah)||Reuben (Leah)||
Gen 29:32 Leah became pregnant and gave birth to a son. She named him Reuben, for she said, "It is because the LORD has seen my misery. Surely my husband will love me now."
|Behold a Son!|
|Levi (Leah)||Gad (Zilpah)||
Gen 30:11 Then Leah said, "What good fortune!" So she named him Gad.
|Judah (Leah)||Asher (Zilpah)||Gen 30:13 Then Leah said, "I am happy, for the daughters will call me blessed." So she called his name Asher.||Happy & blessed|
|Dan (Bilhah)||Napthali (Bilhah)||
Gen 30:8 Then Rachel said, "I have had a great struggle with my sister, and I have won." So she named him Naphtali.
|Wrestling / struggle|
|Napthali (Bilhah)||Manasseh (Joseph)||Gen 41:51 Joseph named his firstborn Manasseh and said, "It is because God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father's household."||Caused me to forget|
|Gad (Zilpah)||Simeon (Leah)||Gen 29:33 She conceived again, and when she gave birth to a son she said, "Because the LORD heard that I am not loved, he gave me this one too." So she named him Simeon.||Heard|
|Asher (Zilpah)||Levi (Leah)||
Gen 29:34 Again she conceived, and when she gave birth to a son she said, "Now at last my husband will become attached to me, because I have borne him three sons." So he was named Levi.
|Joined / associated with him|
|Issachar (Leah)||Issachar (Leah)||Gen 30:18 Then Leah said, "God has rewarded me for giving my maidservant to my husband." So she named him Issachar.||Rewarded|
|Zebulan (Leah)||Zebulun (Leah)||Gen 30:20 And Leah said, "God has endowed me with a good endowment; now my husband will dwell with me, because I have borne him six sons." So she called his name Zebulun||A dwelling / habitation|
|Joseph (Rachel)||Joseph (Rachel)||Gen 30:24 She named him Joseph, and said, "May the LORD add to me another son."||Adding|
|Benjamin (Rachel)||Benjamin (Rachel)||Gen 35:18 As she breathed her last--for she was dying--she named her son Ben- Oni. But his father named him Benjamin.||The Son of the right hand|
"Praise the Lord! Behold the Son! What good fortune I have. How happy and blessed I am! My wrestling and struggles He has caused me to forget. He has heard me. I am joined and associated with Him. He has rewarded me giving me a dwelling and habitation with Him and adding to me the Son of His right hand!