Ner in Easton's Bible Dictionary
light, the father of Kish (1 Chr. 8:33). 1 Sam. 14:51 should
read, "Kish, the father of Saul, and Ner, the father
were the sons of Abiel." And hence this Kish and Ner
brothers, and Saul and Abner were first cousins (comp.
Ner in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Son of Jehiel, father of Kish, grandfather of Saul; also
father of Ner, Saul's uncle (1 Chronicles 8:33; 1 Samuel
14:50). Kish in 1 Chronicles 9:35-36, is an elder Kish,
brother of Ner; or else is enumerated with Jehiel's "sons"
(though really his grandson), because he was head of a house
of fathers. Gibeon was the family abode. Jehiel's wife Maachah
seemingly was descendant of Caleb by Ephah his concubine, and
heiress of the estate in Gibea or Gibeon (1 Chronicles 2:46; 1
Chronicles 2:48-49; 1 Chronicles 8:29; 1 Chronicles 9:35; 1
Chronicles 14:16; Lord A. Hervey in Smith's Bible Dictionary).
Ner in Hitchcock's Bible Names
a lamp; new-tilled land
Ner in Naves Topical Bible
-Father of Abner
-Father of Kish
1Ch 8:33; 9:39
Ner in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(a light or lamp), son of Jehiel, according to 1Ch 8:33
father of Abner, and grandfather of King Saul. (B.C. 1140.)
Abner was, therefore, uncle to Saul, as is expressly stated in
Ner in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
ner (ner, "lamp"): Father of Abner (1 Sam 14:50 f; 26:5,14,
etc.); grandfather of Saul (1 Ch 8:33). Other references,
though adding no further information are 2 Sam 2:8,12;
3:23,25; 28:37; 1 Ki 2:5,32, etc.