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Meaning: According to Matthew G. Easton (nimble, or a beholder). According to Dr. Judson Comwall and Dr. Stelman Smith [He will be beheld; i.e., cared for by God; for whom it is prepared; it will be prepared; he that beholds; appearing; regarding. He will be turned (prepared)].

The name of two biblical men:

  1. The father of the Caleb who was Joshua's companion in exploring Canaan (Num. 13:6; 1 Chronicles 4:15), a Kenezite (Josh. 14:14). This Caleb received Hebron as an inheritance (Josh. 14:13).

  2. a son of Jether / He was a descendant of Asher (1 Chr. 7:38). His brothers were Pispah and Ara.

Author: Paul S. Taylor.