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What was the name of Lavan's wife, the mother of Rachel and Leah?

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Purim Torah answer: She was called the First Lady (Think about it). –  Gemini Man Dec 18 '13 at 0:45

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I have seen Adina mentioned online, but I don't have a source...

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I see it in Sefer Hayashar (hebrewbooks.org/pdfpager.aspx?req=40009&pgnum=97, last line). –  Alex Dec 10 '10 at 3:53
9 upvotes? Nothing personal, just a little surprising. –  Double AA Nov 4 '13 at 4:53
Well gotta ask those 9 people. Do keep in mind this was written in the really early days of the site. Things were different back then. Plus seeing it online is actually a source, just not a very good one. And don't forget the checkmark - Gershon apparently was happy with it too. –  yydl Nov 4 '13 at 5:22
@DoubleAA Alex found a source, so I guess that it's good –  Shmuel Brin 7 hours ago

The sefer Tiferes Shlomo al HaTorah in Parshas Vayetze brings a number of answers to the question of how Yaakov was allowed to marry two sisters. One of the answers is that Rachel and Leah were born to Lavan from two different wives and therefore not prohibited to Yaakov. In light of this, you may have to change your question to "What were the names of Rachel and Leah's mothers?

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Adina. It comes from The Book of Enoch, I believe.

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Welcome to Mi Yodeya! If you can provide a more precise source, it would greatly improve the value of this answer –  YEZ 8 hours ago
What is "The Book of Enoch" And where can I find it? –  Danny Schoemann 2 hours ago

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