Kitto's Popular Cyclopedia of Biblial Literature
O´bed (serving), son of Boaz and Ruth, and father of Jesse the father of David, according to the apparently incomplete genealogical list (; ). The name occurs in the genealogies of Matthew () and Luke ().
Kitto, John, ed. Entry for 'Obed'. "Kitto's Popular Cyclopedia of Biblial Literature". https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/kbe/o/obed.html.