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Beeri (father of Judith)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Beeri, Father of Judith
Beeri, Father of Judith (בְּאֵרִי‎, be'eriy). A Hittite was the father of Judith, one of Esau’s wives (Gen 26:34).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Beeri (Person)
BEERI (PERSON) [Heb bĕʾērı̂ (בְּאֵרִי)]. The name of two men mentioned in the OT. “Beeri” is most often understood to mean “of a well” or (taking the ending as a pronominal suffix) “my well” (IPN, 224).1. The Hittite father of Esau’s wife Judith (Gen 26:34).2. The father of the prophet Hosea (Hos
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Be-eri
Be-eri. 1. Judith’s Hittite (Hethite) father. Judith was one of the wives of Esau (Gn 26:34).2. Father of Hosea the prophet (Hos 1:1).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Beeri
BEERI1. Judith’s Hittite (Hethite) father. Judith was one of the wives of Esau (Gn 26:34).2. Father of Hosea the prophet (Hos 1:1).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Beeri
Beeri (bee´uhr-i).1 The Hittite father of Esau’s wife Judith (Gen. 26:34).2 The father of the Israelite prophet Hosea (Hos. 1:1).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Beeri
BEERI1. Name of a Hittite whose daughter Judith was one of Esau’s wives (Gen 26:34).2. Father of the prophet Hosea (Hos 1:1).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Beeri
Beeri (Heb. bĕʾērɩ̂)1. The Hittite father of Esau’s wife Judith (Gen. 26:34).2. The father of the prophet Hosea (Hos. 1:1).
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Beeri
BEERI The name of two men in the Old Testament.1. The father of Esau’s wife, Judith (Gen 26:34).2. The father of the prophet Hosea (Hos 1:1).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Be-eri
Be-e´ri1. The father of Judith one of the wives of Esau. Gen. 26:34. [Anah.] (b.c. 1797.)2. Father of the prophet Hosea. Hos. 1:1. (b.c. before 725.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Beeri
BEE´RI (be-er-i; “of a fountain,” or “well”).1. A Hittite, and father of Judith, a wife of Esau (Gen. 26:34), about 1950 b.c.2. The father of the prophet Hosea (Hos. 1:1), before 748 b.c.
See also
Relatives
Esau Son-In-Law
Judith Daughter