- father of help; i.e., "helpful." (1.) The second of the three\nsons of Hammoleketh, the sister of Gilead. He was the grandson\nof Manasseh
(1 Chr. 7:18). From his family Gideon
sprang (Josh.\n17:2; comp. Judg. 6:34; 8:2). He was also called Jeezer (Num.\n26:30).
(2.) One of David's thirty warriors (2 Sam. 23:27; comp. 1\nChr. 27:12).
(3.) The prince of the tribe of Dan at the Exodus
From Easton's Bible Dictionary (1897)