- Eber used 13 times.
- First Reference: Genesis 10:21
- Last Reference: Nehemiah 12:20
- 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
- H5677 Used 13 times
1.. The third post-duluvian patriach after Shem (Genesis 10:24; 11:14). He is regarded as the founder of the Hebrew race (10:21; Numbers 24:24). In Luke 3:35 he is called Heber.
2. One of the seven heads of the families of the Gadites (1 Chronicles 5:13).
3. The oldest of the three sons of Elpaal the Benjamite (8:12).
4. One of the heads of the familes of Benjamites in Jerusalem (22).
5. The head of the priestly family of Amok in the time of Zerubbabel (Nehemiah 12:20).
one that passes; anger
Called also Heber.
1. The probable founder of the Hebrew race
Genesis 10:21-25; Genesis 11:14; 1 Chronicles 1:19; 1 Chronicles 1:25; Luke 3:35
2. A Gadite, called Heber
1 Chronicles 5:13
3. A Benjamite
1 Chronicles 8:12
4. A Benjamite of Jerusalem
1 Chronicles 8:22
5. A priest
(the region beyond).
- Son of Salah, and great-grandson of Shem. (Genesis 10:24; 1 Chronicles 1:19) (B.C. 2277-1813.) [For confusion between Eber and Heber see HEBER]
- Son of Elpaal and descendant of Sharahaim of the tribe of Benjamin. (1 Chronicles 8:12) (B.C. 1400).
- A priest in the days of Joiakim the son of Jeshua. (Nehemiah 12:20) (B.C. 445.)