His name in Hebrew is: יבל Yâbâl (yaw-bawl’) Strongs #2989; a stream.
Very little is mentioned about Jabal. However, Jabal is possibly the first cattle
rancher. Jabal lived in tents while he raised his cattle.
Notes for Jubal:
His name in Hebrew is: יובל Yûwbâl (yoo-bawl’) Strongs #3106, stream.
Very little is mentioned about Jubal. However, in Genesis 4:21, he invented the
harp and the organ. According to the Books of Adam and Eve, the instruments that
were created by the children of Cain were not used for glorifying Yahvah, but for
their own lusts. The music of the Children of Cain was abominable in the sight of
There is nothing recorded that Jubal had any children, and this is where the genealogy
of Cain ends in the Bible. It could be possible that he died in the Great Flood.
Notes for Adah:
Her name in Hebrew is: עדה ‘Âdâh (aw-daw’) Strongs #5711; ornament.
Adah and her sister Zillah became wives of their third cousin twice removed, Lamech.
Adah bare two sons unto Lamech, but her sister remained barren because she drank
a draught so that she could stay barren and beautiful.
When Adah and her sister learned that their husband killed Cain and her sister’s
only son, they sot to kill Lamech because of this. However, Lamech told them that
the death of Cain was because he couldn’t see well, and the cause of the death of
Tubal-cain was from his grief. There weren’t any violent thoughts of doing harm
to any of them. Therefore, Adah and her sister listened to Lamech and returned to
him out of the advice of Adam. However, they did not have any more children from