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Bible Names A-G: Beeri




Beeri in Easton's Bible Dictionary illustrious, or the well-man. (1.) The father of Judith, one of the wives of Esau (Gen. 26:34), the same as Adah (Gen. 36:2). (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 my well

Beeri in Naves Topical Bible 1. A Hittite Ge 26:34 See ANAH -2. Father of Hosea Ho 1:1

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.[1] 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 Judaism.[2] 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 Israel.

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