|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
(of Philippi), Acts 16:23. The conversion of the Roman jailer, a man belonging to a class "insensible as a rule and hardened by habit, and also disposed to despise the Jews, who were the bearers of the message of the gospel," is one of those cases which illustrate its universality and power.
Noah Webster's Dictionary
(n.) The keeper of a jail or prison.
Jailer (8 Occurrences)
Acts 16:23 When they had laid many stripes on them, they threw them into prison, charging the jailer to keep them safely, (WEB WEY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 16:27 The jailer, being roused out of sleep and seeing the prison doors open, drew his sword and was about to kill himself, supposing that the prisoners had escaped. (WEB WEY NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 16:33 He took them the same hour of the night, and washed their stripes, and was immediately baptized, he and all his household. (See NIV)
Acts 16:35 But when it was day, the magistrates sent the sergeants, saying, "Let those men go." (See NIV)
Acts 16:36 The jailer reported these words to Paul, saying, "The magistrates have sent to let you go; now therefore come out, and go in peace." (WEB WEY NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 39:21 But Yahweh was with Joseph, and showed kindness to him, and gave him favor in the sight of the keeper of the prison. (See NAS)
Genesis 39:22 The keeper of the prison committed to Joseph's hand all the prisoners who were in the prison. Whatever they did there, he was responsible for it. (See NAS)
Genesis 39:23 The keeper of the prison didn't look after anything that was under his hand, because Yahweh was with him; and that which he did, Yahweh made it prosper. (See NAS)