Eber @ beyond. (1.). The third post-duluvian patriach after Shem Genesis:10:24Genesis:11:14). He is regarded as the founder of the Hebrew race (10:21; Numbers:24:24). In Luke:3:35 he is called Heber. (2.) One of the seven heads of the families of the Gadites ( 1Chronicles: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 Nehemiah:12:20).