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Gomer

Gomer [N] [E] [H]

(perfect ).

  1. The eldest son of Japheth, ( Genesis 10:2 Genesis 10:3 ) the progenitor of the early Cimmerians, of the later Cimbri and the other branches of the Celtic family, and of the modern Gael and Cymri.
  2. The wife of Hosea. ( Hosea 1:3 )

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Gomer'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.