Bible Names A-G: Beeri
Beeri in Easton's Bible Dictionary
illustrious, or the well-man. (1.) The father of Judith, one
the wives of Esau (Gen. 26:34), the same as Adah (Gen.
(2.) The father of the prophet Hosea (1:1).
Beeri in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. The Hittite = ANAH. frontTHE HORITE.) Father of Judith,
Esau's wife was Aholibamah. (See AHOLIBAMAH.) In the narrative
where stress is laid on Esau's wife being a Canaanite, her
father is called a Hittite; in the genealogy, where the stress
is on Esau's marriage connection with the former holders of
mount Seir, he is properly termed a Horite. (See BASHEMATH.)
2. Hosea's father.
Beeri in Hitchcock's Bible Names
Beeri in Naves Topical Bible
1. A Hittite
-2. Father of Hosea
Beeri in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
be-e'-ri (be'eri, "expounder"):
(1) Father of Judith, one of Esau's wives (Gen 26:34).
(2) The father of the prophet Hosea (Hos 1:1).
Beeri in Wikipedia
was the father of the prophet Hosea. Jewish tradition says
that he only uttered a few words of prophecy, and as they were
insufficient to be embodied in a book by themselves they were
incorporated within the book of Isaiah, viz., verses 19 and 20
of the 8th chapter. As such, Beeri is considered a prophet in
Another Beeri was the father of Judith, one of the wives of
Esau (Genesis 26:34), the same as Adah (Gen. 36:2).
In Hebrew, the word "Be'e'ri" literally means "my well" as in,
a well of water—an important source of life in the desert. He
is also considered holy by Muslims.
Beeri Scripture - Genesis 26:34
And Esau was forty years old when he took to wife Judith the
daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and Bashemath the daughter of
Elon the Hittite:
Beeri Scripture - Hosea 1:1
The word of the LORD that came unto Hosea, the son of Beeri,
in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, [and] Hezekiah, kings of
Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam the son of Joash, king of
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