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Onan was the second son of Judah and the second wife of Tamar. Judah commanded Onan to go into his brother's wife and raise up seed for him. But knowing that his son would not inherit anything from him, Onan spilled it on the ground whenever he went into her. And the thing he did displeased the Lord, so He also killed him.[1]

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  1. Gen 38:8-10 (Link)