friend of God, (Num. 10:29)=Reuel (q.v.), Ex. 2:18, the father-in-law of Moses, and probably identical with Jethro (q.v.).
Now they came to the house of raguel, and Sara met them and brought them therein.
Raphael then went to Rages to Gabael for the money, and the two returned to raguel's house with the bags sealed up.
And indeed thou seest how raguel hath adjured me, whose adjuring I cannot despise.
Then raguel said: I doubt not but God hath regarded my prayers and tears in his sight.
The younger Tobias returneth with his family to raguel, and dieth happily as he had lived.
And raguel called to him Anna his wife, and bade her to prepare another chamber.
raguel and Edna his wife recognised Tobias as a kinsman, and kissed andblessed him.
Hobab is described in Numbers as the son of raguel, the latter being the father-in-law of Moses.
And after they had spoken, raguel commanded a sheep to be killed, and a feast to be prepared.
There is some confusion in regard to the relationship of Hobab with Jethro or raguel.