The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jered (יֶרֶד‎, yered). Father of Gedor in the line of Judah (1 Chr 4:18). Jered was the son of either Eshtemoa, Ezrah, or Mered and his Judaean wife, depending on the understanding of the difficult genealogy in 1 Chr 4.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jered (Person)
JERED (PERSON) [Heb yered (יֶרֶד)]. Son of Eshtemoa, brother of Heber and Jekuthiel, and father of Gedor, of the tribe of Judah (1 Chr 4:18). For the meaning of Jered, see JARED.Richard S. Hess
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jered. 1. kjv spelling of Jared in 1 Chronicles 1:2.See Jared.2. Ezrah’s son from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:18).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
JERED1. kjv spelling of Jared in 1 Chronicles 1:2. See Jared.2. Ezrah’s son from Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:18).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jered (Heb. yereḏ)A son of Mered by his Jewish wife; the father of Gedor (1 Chr. 4:18).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Je´red (descent).1. Son of Mahalaleel and father of Enoch. 1 Chron. 1:2.2. One of the descendants of Judah signalized as the “father”—i.e., the founder—“of Gedor.” 1 Chron. 4:18.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
JE´RED (jeʹred; “descent”). A son, apparently, of Mered, of the tribe of Judah, by his Jewish wife (see Jehudijah). He is named as the father (founder) of Gedor (1 Chron. 4:18), perhaps about 1640 b.c.See also Jared, for the person named in 1 Chron. 1:2.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
JERED [JEE red] — a man of the tribe of Judah and the father of Gedor (1 Chr. 4:18).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JERED<je’-red> ([יֶרֶד‎, yeredh], “descent”): A Judahite, father of Gedor (1 Ch 4:18).See also JARED.
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Jered [Jair-ed](Hebrew origin: Descent)(1 Chronicles 1:2). Unspecified date. Jered—also spelled Jared—was the grandfather of Methuselah and the ancestor of Noah. (Please see the entry for Jared [Genesis 5:15].)(1 Chronicles 4:18). Unspecified date. Jered, a descendant of Judah, was the son of Jehudijah.
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