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Jether

Meaning: surplus; excellence

  1. Father-in-law of Moses (Ex. 4:18 marginal note), called elsewhere Jethro (q.v.).

  2. The oldest of Gideon's seventy sons (Judg. 8:20).

  3. The father of Amasa, David's general (1 Kings 2:5, 32); called Ithra (2 Sam. 17:25).

  4. 1 Chr. 7:38.

  5. 1 Chr. 2:32; one of Judah's posterity.

  6. 1 Chr. 4:17.