Abieezer


Abieezer

Abieezer - father of help; i.e., "helpful." (1.) The second of the three sons of Hammoleketh, the sister of Gilead. He was the grandson of Manasseh (1 Chr. 7:18). From his family Gideon sprang (Josh. 17:2; comp. Judg. 6:34; 8:2). He was also called Jeezer (Num. 26:30).

(2.) One of David's thirty warriors (2 Sam. 23:27; comp. 1Chr. 27:12).

(3.) The prince of the tribe of Dan at the Exodus (Num. 1:12).


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