Gomer

Gomer (Goh´muhr)

1 A son of Japheth (Gen 10:2) and the ancestor of a people from southern Russia called Gimirrai by the Assyrians and Cimmerians. 2 The harlot wife of Hosea (Hos 1:3), who bore him three children.

Gen 10:2

2The descendants of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.

Hos 1:3

3So he went and took Gomer daughter of Diblaim, and she conceived and bore him a son.

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