|Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia|
ja'-lam (ya`lam, according to BDB following Septuagint Ieglom, in Genesis, from `alam, meaning "to conceal"; according to Gunkel, Gen3, 390, from ya`el, "mountain-goat"; see HPN, 90, note 5; King James Version Jaalam): In Genesis 36:5, 14, 18 1 Chronicles 1:35, a son of Esau, mentioned as the 2nd son by Oholibamah; probably an Edomite clan.
Jalam (4 Occurrences)
Genesis 36:5 Oholibamah bore Jeush, Jalam, and Korah. These are the sons of Esau, who were born to him in the land of Canaan. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 36:14 These were the sons of Oholibamah, the daughter of Anah, the daughter of Zibeon, Esau's wife: she bore to Esau Jeush, Jalam, and Korah. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 36:18 These are the sons of Oholibamah, Esau's wife: chief Jeush, chief Jalam, chief Korah: these are the chiefs who came of Oholibamah the daughter of Anah, Esau's wife. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS RSV NIV)
1 Chronicles 1:35 The sons of Esau: Eliphaz, Reuel, and Jeush, and Jalam, and Korah. The Second Book of Chronicles (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS RSV NIV)