Bible Names A-G
Beeri in Wikipedia
was the father of the prophet Hosea. Jewish tradition says
that he only uttered a few words of prophecy, and as they were
insufficient to be embodied in a book by themselves they were
incorporated within the book of Isaiah, viz., verses 19 and 20
of the 8th chapter. As such, Beeri is considered a prophet in
Another Beeri was the father of Judith, one of the wives of
Esau (Genesis 26:34), the same as Adah (Gen. 36:2).
In Hebrew, the word "Be'e'ri" literally means "my well" as in,
a well of water-an important source of life in the desert. He
is also considered holy by Muslims.