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Jezerites
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jezer, Son of Naphtali
Jezer, Son of Naphtali (יֵצֶר‎, yetser). Third son of Naphtali and progenitor of the Jezerites (Gen 46:24; Num 26:49; 1 Chr 7:13).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jezer (Person)
JEZER (PERSON) [Heb yēṣer (יֵצֶר)]. JEZERITES. The third of the four sons of Naphtali (Gen 46:24; 1 Chr 7:13). Jezer was the grandson of Jacob and Bilhah (Gen 30:7–8), the maid whom Rachel gave to her husband (Gen 30:3). At the time when Jacob descended into Egypt to visit Joseph, seven children and
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jezer
Jezer. Naphtali’s third son and the founder of the family of Jezerites (Gn 46:24; Nm 26:49; 1 Chr 7:13).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jezer
Jezer je-ʹzər [Heb. yeṣer]; JEZERITES jēʹzər-īts [Heb. hayyiṣrî]. Jezer was the third son of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24; Nu. 26:49; 1 Ch. 7:13), eponymous ancestor of the Jezerites (Nu. 26:49).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jezer
JEZER Naphtali’s third son and the founder of the family of Jezerites (Gn 46:24; Nm 26:49; 1 Chr 7:13).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jezer
JEZER. The third son of Naphtali, he was head of the clan of Jezerites (Gen 46:24; Num 26:49; 1 Chr 7:13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jezer
Jezer (Heb. yēṣer)The third son of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24; 1 Chr. 7:13); eponymous ancestor of the Jezerites (Heb. hayyiṣrɩ̂; Num. 26:49).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jezer
Jezer [jēˊzər] (Heb. yeṣer). * The third son of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24; 1 Chr. 7:13); eponymous ancestor of the Jeezerites (Heb. hayyiṣrî; Num. 26:49).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jezer
Je´zer (power), the third son of Naphtali, Gen. 46:24; Num. 26:49; 1 Chron. 7:13, and father of the family of Jezerites.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jezer
JE´ZER (jeʹzer; “form, purpose”). The third named of the sons of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24; Num. 26:49; 1 Chron. 7:13) and the progenitor of the Jezerites (Num. 26:49), before 1870 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jezer
JEZER [JEE zur] — a son of Naphtali (Gen. 46:24) and founder of a tribal family, the Jezerites (Num. 26:49).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JEZERITES, THE
JEZERITES, THE<je’-zer-its>, ([הַיִּצְרִי‎, ha-yitsri] (collective with article)): Descendants of “Jezer” (Nu 26:49).
JEZER
JEZER<je’-zer> ([יֶצֶר‎, yecher], “form” or “purpose”): A “son” of Naphtali (Gen 46:24; Nu 26:49; 1 Ch 7:13).
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