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ha'-ref (chareph, "scornful"):
A chief of Judah, one of the sons of Caleb and father of Beth-gader (1 Chronicles 2:51). A quite similar name, Hariph, occurs in Nehemiah 7:24; 10:19, but it is probably that of another individual.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HAREPH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.