Calcol (Grandson of Judah)
Calcol • Kalkol
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Calcol (Heb. kalkōl)1. The grandson of Judah by his daughter-in-law Tamar and their son Zerah (1 Chr. 2:6).2. One of the sons of Mahol, which was probably the name of a guild of musicians. 1 Kgs. 4:31 (MT 5:11) compares Solomon favorably to Calcol, one of the four wisest men of his day.Paul L. Redditt
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Calcol [Kal-kehl](Hebrew origin: Sustenance, nourishment)(1 Chronicles 2:6). Unspecified date. Calcol, one of the five sons of Zerah, the son of Judah, was a leader of the tribe of Judah. His brothers were Ethan, Heman, Zimri, and Dara.
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Calcol [kal-kol]: a son of Zerah; grandson of Judah through Tamar; celebrated for his wisdom (1 Kings 4:31)