Jethro

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew יִתְרוֹ(yitró, Jethro).

Proper noun[edit]

Jethro

  1. (biblical) The father-in-law of Moses.
    • 1611, Bible (KJV), Exodus 3:1::
      Now Moses kept the flock of Jethro his father in law, the priest of Midian: and he led the flock to the backside of the desert, and came to the mountain of God, even to Horeb.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jethro m

  1. Obsolete spelling of Jetro (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).