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EBER means "beyond."
        1. The father of Peleg and ancestor of Abraham (Genesis 10:24; Genesis 10:25); marking that Arphaxad's descendants were now crossing over or beyond the great rivers on their way to Mesopotamia and thence to Canaan. In Luke 3:35, Heber equates to Eber.
        2. Nehemiah 12:20.
        3. 1 Chronicles 5:13.
        4. 1 Chronicles 8:12; 1 Chronicles 8:22. Abed or Obed is substituted in Septuagint for 2, 3, 4.

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Fausset, Andrew Robert M.A., D.D., "Definition for 'heber' Fausset's Bible Dictionary". - Fausset's; 1878.

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