Tribe of Judah

, is descended from Judah.

At the time of the first census, the tribe of Judah was led by Nahshon. There were 74,600 men 20 years or older able to serve in military. At the second census 76,500 men were counted.

When the Israelites allocated the land of the different tribes, Caleb was the leader of the Tribe of Judah.

Moses blessed all the tribes of Israel before dying. About the Tribe of Judah he said "Hear, O Lord the cry of Judah; bring him to his people. With his own hands he defends his cause. Oh, be his help against his foes!"