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Eber

Meaning: beyond

This is the name of 5 biblical men.

  1. Eber, the 3rd 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. Eber, one of the 7 heads of the families of the Gadites (1 Chronicles 5:13)

  3. Eber, the oldest of the 3 sons of Elpaal the Benjamite (1 Chronicles 8:12)

  4. Eber, one of the heads of the familes of Benjamites in Jerusalem (1 Chronicles 8:22)

  5. Eber, the head of the priestly family of Amok in the time of Zerubbabel (Neh. 12:20)