Loading...

Ebed

The Bible

Bible Usage:

  • Ebed used 6 times.

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Ebed

Slave, the father of Gaal, in whom the men of Shechem "put confidence" in their conspiracy against Abimelech (Judges 9:26, 26, 30, 31).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Ebed

a servant; laborer


Naves Topical Index
Ebed

1. Father of Gaal
Judges 9:26-35

2. A captive returned from Babylon
Ezra 8:6


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Ebed

(a servant). (Many MSS. have EBER.)

  1. Father of Gaal, who with his brethren assisted the men of Shechem in their revolt against Abimelech. (Judges 9:26,28,30,31,35) (B.C. 1206).
  2. Son of Jonathan; one of the Bene-Adin who returned form Babylon with Ezra. (Ezra 8:6)


Easton's Bible Dictionary
Ebedmelech

A servant of the king; probably an official title, an Ethiopian, "one of the eunuchs which was in the king's house;" i.e., in the palace of Zedekiah, king of Judah. He interceded with the king in Jeremiah's behalf, and was the means of saving him from death by famine (Jeremiah 38:7-13; comp. 39:15-18).


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Ebedmelech

(a king's servant), an Ethiopian eunuch in the service of King Zedekiah, through whose interference Jeremiah was released from prison. (Jeremiah 38:7) ff.; Jeremiah 39:15 ff. (B.C. 1589).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Ebed-melech

the king's servant


Naves Topical Index
Ebed-Melech

An Ethiopian.

Jeremiah rescued by
Jeremiah 38:7-13

Prophecy concerning
Jeremiah 39:16-18