2 Samuel 17:25 NLT

25 Absalom had appointed Amasa as commander of his army, replacing Joab, who had been commander under David. (Amasa was Joab's cousin. His father was Jether, a an Ishmaelite. b His mother, Abigail daughter of Nahash, was the sister of Joab's mother, Zeruiah.)

References for 2 Samuel 17:25

    • • 17:25 - Hebrew <I>Ithra,</I> a variant name for Jether.
    • – 17:25 - As in some Greek manuscripts (see also 1 Chr 2:17); Hebrew reads <I>an Israelite.</I>