Smith’s Bible Dictionary

“Ebed ” means a servant

Ebed : (Many MSS. have EBER.)

  1. Father of Gaal, who with his brethren assisted the men of Shechem in their revolt against Abimelech. (Judges 9:26,28,30,31,35) (B.C. 1206).
  2. Son of Jonathan; one of the Bene-Adin who returned form Babylon with Ezra. (Ezra 8:6)
Related Resources
  • Easton’s Bible Dictionary
  • Hitchcocks’s Bible Names