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e'-bez ('ebhets, meaning unknown; Rhebes; the King James Version Abez):
One of the 16 cities in Issachar (Joshua 19:20). The name seems to be cognate to that of the judge Ibzan (Judges 12:8-10). All else concerning it is conjecture.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'EBEZ'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.