The Seven Lineages of Lehi


TitleThe Seven Lineages of Lehi
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1975
AuthorsChristensen, Ross T.
MagazineNew Era
Volume5
Issue Number5
Pagination40-41
Date PublishedMay 1975
KeywordsIshmaelite; Jacobite; Josephite; Lamanite; Lemuelite; Lineage; Nephite; Tribe; Zoramite
Abstract

Discusses the different “ites” of the Book of Mormon. The Nephites were divided into Nephites, Jacobites, Josephites, and Zoramites, and the Lamanites were divided into Lamanites, Lemuelites, and Ishmaelites. Defines several terms, including five different definitions of the term “Lamanite.”

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