The Kenite; of whom see Num_24:21,22 Jud 1:16. Hobab; called also Jethro. See Num_10:29. From the Kenites; from the rest of his brethren, who lived in the wilderness of Judah, Jud_1:16; which removal is here mentioned, lest any should wonder to find the Kenites in this place.
His tent, i.e. his dwelling, which probably was in tents, as shepherds used.