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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Eber 
  beyond.  (1.).  The  third  post-duluvian  patriach  after  Shem  (Gen. 
  10:24;  11:14).  He  is  regarded  as  the  founder  of  the  Hebrew  race 
  (10:21;  Num.  24:24).  In  Luke  3:35  he  is  called  Heber. 
 
  (2.)  One  of  the  seven  heads  of  the  families  of  the  Gadites  (1 
  Chr.  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  (Neh.  12:20). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Eber,  one  that  passes;  anger 
 




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