HAGRITES (hăg'rīts). An Arab people with whom, in the days of King Saul, the tribe of Reuben made war (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
These along with other Arab tribes are mentioned in the inscriptions of Tiglath-pileser III (745-727 BC). Jetur gave his name to the Itureans of Roman times, who were famed soldiers dwelling in Anti-Libanus. Compare Curtis, Commentary on Chronicles; Skinner, "Gen," ICC, in the place cited.