Hareph

HAREPH (hā'rēf, Heb. hārēph, scornful). Son of Caleb, and father of Beth Gader (1Chr.2.51).


HAREPH hâr’ ĕf (חָרֵ֖ף). A Judahite chief; one of the descendants of Caleb and father (founder) of Beth-gader (1 Chron 2:51).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

A chief of Judah, one of the sons of Caleb and father of Beth-gader (1Ch 2:51). A quite similar name, Hariph, occurs in Ne 7:24; 10:19, but it is probably that of another individual.