Abram's Birth Year (Abraham)—Genesis 11:26; Terah Age 130

2014

Q: WHAT YEAR WAS ABRAHAM BORN?

A: IT DEPENDS WHAT CALENDAR YOU ARE USING!

On the Gregorian calendar (the one you might have on your wall) the year was 2033 BC.

On the Hebrew calendar, sometimes called the biblical calendar, the year was 2014 AM.

ABOUT

Abraham’s birth. See page 26 of the article A Proof Study Dating Biblical Sabbaths and Holy Days for the timeline from Shem to Abraham.

RELATED VERSES

Genesis 11:32 - So the days of Terah were two hundred and five years, and Terah died in Haran.

Genesis 12:4 - So Abram departed as the Lord had spoken to him, and Lot went with him. And Abram was seventy-five years old when he departed from Haran.

GC_Era: 
BC
GC_Year: 
2033