|BANYAMAN = בנימן = “Son of the Right”
Tribe of Benjamin
Benjamin was the 12th born son of Jacob and came from the mother Rachel who was Leahs’s younger sister and Jacobs 2nd wife.
Birth Nomen Omen
Gen 35.18 – As her soul was departing (for she died), she called his name Ben-Oni [son of my sorrow]; but his father called him Ben-Jamin.
Blessing & Prophesy
Gen 49:27 – Benjamin shall ravin as a wolf: in the morning he shall devour the prey, and at night he shall divide the spoil.
Today’s Tribal Connections
WEST INDIES/ JAMAICA TO BELIZE
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