Smith’s Bible Dictionary

“Ezer ” means treasure

  1. A son of Ephraim, who was slain by the aboriginal inhabitants of Gath while engaged in a foray on their cattle. (1 Chronicles 7:21) (B.C. before 1491.)
  2. A priest who assisted in the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem under Nehemiah. (Nehemiah 12:42) (B.C. 446.)
  3. Father of Hushah of the sons of Hur. (1 Chronicles 4:4)
  4. One of the Gadite chiefs who fought with David. (1 Chronicles 12:8,9) (B.C. 1054.)
  5. One who aided in repairing the wall at Jerusalem; a Levite. (Nehemiah 3:19)
Related Resources
  • Easton’s Bible Dictionary
  • Hitchcocks’s Bible Names