208. Who was Amasa's father?
Amasa's father was Ithra an Israelite.
Amasa was a man's son, whose name was Ishra an Israelite. 2 Samuel 17:25
Amasa's father was Jether an Ishmaelite.
And the father of Amasa was Jether the Ishmaelite. 1 Chronicles 2:17
Note from The Harper Collins Study Bible
for 2 Samuel 17:25: "The information about Amasa's parentage is textually uncertain;
evidently he was the child of an Ishmaelite