Hebrew: עֵבֵר —transliteration: Eber —meaning: region beyond
Greek: Ἕβερ —transliteration: Eber
also known as: Heber
This is the name of 5 biblical men and appears 15 times in the Old Testament. It first appears in Scripture in Genesis 10:21.
Eber / Heber, post-Flood patriarch
Eber died at the age of 464 years (Genesis 11:14-17) and was 34 year old when he begot his son Peleg.
- What is a Hebrew?
- Father: Shelah (aka Sala)
- Grandfather: Arpachshad (aka Arphaxad, Arpakshad)
- Great-grandfather: Shem
- Great-great-grandfather: Noah
- Sons: Peleg (aka Phaleg), Joktan, and possibly others
the Israelites and Ishmaelites…
Place in the genealogy from Adam to King DavidADAM →Seth →Enos →Cainan →Mahalaleel →Jared →Enoch →Methuselah →Lamech →NOAH →Shem →Arpakshad (aka Arpachshad) →Shelah →Eber/Heber—patriarch of the Hebrews) →Peleg →Reu →Serug →Nahor →Terah →ABRAHAM →Isaac →Jacob →JUDAH →Perez →Hezron →Ram →Amminadab →Nahshon →Salmon →Boaz →Obed →Jesse →KING DAVID
Eber, of Gad
Eber, son of Elpaal
Eber, a Benjamite in Jerusalem
Eber, the priest