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jether


jether


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Jether 
  surplus;  excellence.  (1.)  Father-in-law  of  Moses  (Ex.  4:18 
  marg.),  called  elsewhere  Jethro  (q.v.). 
 
  (2.)  The  oldest  of  Gideon's  seventy  sons  (Judg.  8:20). 
 
  (3.)  The  father  of  Amasa,  David's  general  (1  Kings  2:5,  32); 
  called  Ithra  (2  Sam.  17:25). 
 
  (4.)  1  Chr.  7:38. 
 
  (5.)  1  Chr.  2:32;  one  of  Judah's  posterity. 
 
  (6.)  1  Chr.  4:17. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Jether,  he  that  excels