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Lexicon :: Strong's H2268 - ḥeḇer

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
The same as חֶבֶר (H2267)
Strong’s Definitions

חֶבֶר Cheber, kheh'-ber; the same as H2267; community; Cheber, the name of a Kenite and of three Israelites:—Heber.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H2268 in the following manner: Heber (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H2268 in the following manner: Heber (11x).
  1. Heber = "comrade"

    1. the Kenite, husband of Jael, who slew Sisera by driving a nail into his temple

    2. grandson of Asher from whom came the Heberites

    3. father of Socho, a Judahite

    4. a Benjamite

    5. another Benjamite

    6. a Gadite

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֶבֶר Cheber, kheh'-ber; the same as H2267; community; Cheber, the name of a Kenite and of three Israelites:—Heber.
STRONGS H2268: Abbreviations
† II. חֶ֫בֶר, חֵ֫בֶר proper name, masculine
1. חֶבֶר (Greek Version of the LXX Χαβερ) the Kenite, husband of Deborah Judges 4:11, 17 (twice in verse); Judges 4:21; Judges 5:24.
2. a man of Asher חִבֶר Genesis 46:17 (P) Greek Version of the LXX Χοβωρ 1 Chronicles 7:31, 32 Greek Version of the LXX Ξαβερ LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ιεχοβερ; חֵבֶר Numbers 26:45 Greek Version of the LXX Χοβερ; on possible identification with Ḫabiri of Tel el Amarna v JastrJBL 1892, xi. 118 ff. 1893, xii. 61 ff.
3. חֶבֶר name in Judah 1 Chronicles 4:18 Greek Version of the LXX Αβεισα, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Αβερ.
4. חָ֑בֶר a Benjamite 1 Chronicles 8:17 Greek Version of the LXX Αβαρ LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Αβερ.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs






4:11; 4:17; 4:21; 5:24

1 Chronicles

4:18; 7:31; 7:32; 8:17


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2268 matches the Hebrew חֶבֶר (ḥeḇer),
which occurs 11 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:17 - And the sons of Asher; Jimnah, and Ishuah, and Isui, and Beriah, and Serah their sister: and the sons of Beriah; Heber, H2268 and Malchiel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:45 - Of the sons of Beriah: of Heber, H2268 the family of the Heberites: of Malchiel, the family of the Malchielites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:11 - Now Heber H2268 the Kenite, which was of the children of Hobab the father in law of Moses, had severed himself from the Kenites, and pitched his tent unto the plain of Zaanaim, which is by Kedesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:17 - Howbeit Sisera fled away on his feet to the tent of Jael the wife of Heber H2268 the Kenite: for there was peace between Jabin the king of Hazor and the house of Heber H2268 the Kenite.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:21 - Then Jael Heber's H2268 wife took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:24 - Blessed above women shall Jael the wife of Heber H2268 the Kenite be, blessed shall she be above women in the tent.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:18 - And his wife Jehudijah bare Jered the father of Gedor, and Heber H2268 the father of Socho, and Jekuthiel the father of Zanoah. And these are the sons of Bithiah the daughter of Pharaoh, which Mered took.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:31 - And the sons of Beriah; Heber, H2268 and Malchiel, who is the father of Birzavith.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:32 - And Heber H2268 begat Japhlet, and Shomer, and Hotham, and Shua their sister.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:17 - And Zebadiah, and Meshullam, and Hezeki, and Heber, H2268
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