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A member of the tribe of Manasseh through Gilead and the eponymous ancestor of the Iezerites (Num 26:30). Iezer (אִיעֶזֶר, i'ezer) is likely a shortened form of Abiezer (אֲבִיעֶ֫זֶר, avi'ezer; see Josh 17:2).
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Jeezer [Jee-zuhr](Hebrew origin: Helpless)(Numbers 26:30). Unspecified date. Jeezer—called Abiezer in the book of Joshua (Joshua 17:2)—a descendant of Gilead, of the tribe of Manasseh, was the ancestor of the clan of the Jeezerites.The clan was assigned land, during the days of Joshua, and later fought