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eber in the Bible

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).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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  • Da is jes like apples in a tub—yo' shoves 'em under, an' up da pops, bright as eber.

    The Rover Boys In The Mountains Arthur M. Winfield
  • Cicero, overtaken, by sleep while in jail, about to be slain by 'eber the wife of the Kenite.

    The Golden Butterfly Walter Besant
  • And Sem the father of all ye childrẽ of eber and the eldest brother of Iapheth/ begat children also.

  • They in truth do not deny that "Arab became the teacher of eber."

  • See dar now, Miss Polly, did you eber know I had dat in my shop?

    Ben Pepper Margaret Sidney
  • eber, the Hebrew patriarch, called his son Peleg, "for his days were divided."

    Child Life in Colonial Days Alice Morse Earle
  • Accompanied by his son-in-law Peucer, by eber, and several others, he departed for Worms.

    The Life of Philip Melanchthon Karl Friedrich Ledderhose
  • Ef you eber needs a home, come to your Aunt Mollie Marston's.

    Overshadowed Sutton E. Griggs
  • An' she wuz studyin' 'bout Ben, w'at a fine-lookin' man he wuz, an' wond'rin' ef she'd eber see 'im any mo.'

    The Conjure Woman Charles W. Chesnutt

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