1 The name of a town inherited by Judah (Josh 15:58), possibly Khirbet Jedur southwest of Bethlehem and northwest of Hebron. 2 A son of the Judahite Penuel (1Chr 4:4) who, it has been suggested, may have been the founder of the town inherited by Judah. 3 A son of the Judahite Jered (1Chr 4:18). 4 The name of the entrance to some rich grazing land (1Chr 4:39). Suggestions have been made that, in this case, “Gedar” should be changed to read “Gerar.” 5 A son of the Benjaminite Jeiel and Maacha (1Chr 8:31; 1Chr 9:37). 6 The residence of Jehoram (1Chr 12:7).
58Halhul, Beth-zur, Gedor,
4and Penuel was the father of Gedor, and Ezer the father of Hushah. These were the sons of Hur, the firstborn of Ephrathah, the father of Bethlehem.
18And his Judean wife bore Jered father of Gedor, Heber father of Soco, and Jekuthiel father of Zanoah.
39They journeyed to the entrance of Gedor, to the east side of the valley, to seek pasture for their flocks,
31Gedor, Ahio, Zecher,
37Gedor, Ahio, Zechariah, and Mikloth;
7and Joelah and Zebadiah, sons of Jeroham of Gedor.