nimble, or a beholder. (1.) The father of Caleb, who was Joshua's companion in exploring Canaan (Num. 13:6), a Kenezite (Josh. 14:14). (2.) One of the descendants of Asher (1 Chr. 7:38).
But not all octogenarians were like Caleb, the son of jephunneh.
Among his followers was a stout old captain, Caleb, the son of jephunneh.