Is Reuel the same as Jethro (Moses' father-in-law)?


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Mini Mark Galinsky
This from Wikipedia. 

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, who also went by the name "Reuel" (Exodus 2:18; Numbers 10:29). It has been suggested that Reuel was his proper name, and "Jether" or "Jethro" was his official title (i.e., "excellency").

September 11 2013 2 responses Vote Up Share Report

Mini Örnen Elyon
Ruel is the same person as Jethro. Jethro means excellence; may have been a title back then.


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My picture Jack Gutknecht ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church
Yes, he was the father-in-law of Moses (Exod. 2:18) and called Jethro and Raguel (Num. 10:29). Raguel, then, yes, was the father of Hobab and father-in-law of Moses (Num. 10:29).

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