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Eber

Eber [N] [E] [H]

(the region beyond ).

  1. 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]
  2. Son of Elpaal and descendant of Sharahaim of the tribe of Benjamin. ( 1 Chronicles 8:12 ) (B.C. 1400).
  3. A priest in the days of Joiakim the son of Jeshua. ( Nehemiah 12:20 ) (B.C. 445.)

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Eber'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.