Exodus 18:1-6 NLT

1 Word soon reached Jethro, the priest of Midian and Moses' father-in-law, about all the wonderful things God had done for Moses and his people, the Israelites. He had heard about how the LORD had brought them safely out of Egypt.
2 Some time before this, Moses had sent his wife, Zipporah, and his two sons to live with Jethro, his father-in-law.
3 The name of Moses' first son was Gershom, a for Moses had said when the boy was born, "I have been a stranger in a foreign land."

References for Exodus 18:3

    • ~ 18:3 - <I>Gershom</I> sounds like a Hebrew term that means "a stranger there."
      4 The name of his second son was Eliezer, b for Moses had said at his birth, "The God of my fathers was my helper; he delivered me from the sword of Pharaoh."

      References for Exodus 18:4

        •  18:4 - <I>Eliezer</I> means "God is my helper."
          5 Jethro now came to visit Moses, and he brought Moses' wife and two sons with him. They arrived while Moses and the people were camped near the mountain of God.
          6 Moses was told, "Jethro, your father-in-law, has come to visit you. Your wife and your two sons are with him."