Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

the same as 3499

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Jether (8), Jethro (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ether = "abundance"
1. father-in-law of Moses
2. oldest son of Gideon
3. father of Jephunneh and the chief of a line of warriors of the line of Asher
4. father of Amasa, the commander of Absalom's army
5. son of Jada, a descendant of Hezron, of the tribe of Judah
6. a son of Ezra, a Judaite

Strong's Definitions

Yether, yeh'-ther; the same as 3499; Jether, the name of five or six Israelites and of one Midianite: — Jether, Jethro. Compare 3503.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Moses went and returned to H3500 his father in law, and said unto him, Let me go, I pray thee, and return unto my brethren which are in Egypt, and see whether they be yet alive. And H3500 said to Moses, Go in peace.


And he said unto H3500 his firstborn, Up, and slay them. But the youth drew not his sword: for he feared, because he was yet a youth.


Moreover thou knowest also what Joab the son of Zeruiah did to me, and what he did to the two captains of the hosts of Israel, unto Abner the son of Ner, and unto Amasa the son of H3500, whom he slew, and shed the blood of war in peace, and put the blood of war upon his girdle that was about his loins, and in his shoes that were on his feet.


And the LORD shall return his blood upon his own head, who fell upon two men more righteous and better than he, and slew them with the sword, my father David not knowing thereof, to wit, Abner the son of Ner, captain of the host of Israel, and Amasa the son of H3500, captain of the host of Judah.


And Abigail bare Amasa: and the father of Amasa was H3500 the Ishmeelite.


And the sons of Jada the brother of Shammai; H3500, and Jonathan: and H3500 died without children.


And the sons of Ezra were, H3500, and Mered, and Epher, and Jalon: and she bare Miriam, and Shammai, and Ishbah the father of Eshtemoa.


And the sons of H3500; Jephunneh, and Pispah, and Ara.