Easton’s Bible Dictionary

Perez : =Pharez, (which see), breach, the son of Judah (Nehemiah 11:4). "The chief of all the captains of the host for the first month" in the reign of David was taken from his family (1 Chronicles 27:3). Four hundred and sixty-eight of his "sons" came back from captivity with Zerubbabel, who himself was one of them (1 Chronicles 9:4; Nehemiah 11:6).

Related Resources
  • Hitchcocks’s Bible Names
  • Smith’s Bible Dictionary