5676. eber
Strong's Concordance
eber: region across or beyond, side
Original Word: עֵבֶר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: eber
Phonetic Spelling: (ay'-ber)
Definition: region across or beyond, side
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from abar
region across or beyond, side
NASB Translation
across (10), across* (3), beside (1), beyond (33), beyond* (12), next* (1), other side (8), regions beyond (1), side (9), sides (2), space (1), straight* (3), way (1), west (2).

I. עֵ֫בֶר91 noun masculine1Samuel 14:40 region across or beyond, side (on formation compare BaNB 144; compare especially Assyrian êbru, êbirtu, id., êbirtan, adverb beyond); — ׳י absolute 1 Samuel 14:4 +; construct Joshua 24:4 +; suffix עֶבְרוֺ Isaiah 47:15; plural construct עֶבְרֵי Isaiah 7:20; Jeremiah 48:28 (si vera lectio, see below); suffix עֲבָרָיו 1 Kings 5:4; Jeremiah 49:32 (read probably עֶבְרֵיהֶם, so Vrss), עֶבְרֵיהֶם Exodus 32:15; —

1 region across or beyond anything (usually wady, river, or sea), mostly with preposition:בְּעֵבֶר אַרְנוֺן Numbers 21:13 (JE) Judges 11:18, compare Jeremiah 25:22; הַיָּם ׳אֶלעֿ Deuteronomy 30:13 b, מַעֵבֶר לַיָּם Deuteronomy 30:13 a beyond the sea; לְנַהֲרֵיכֿוּשׁ ׳מֵע Isaiah 18:1, compare ׳עַדמֵֿע 1 Kings 4:12 (מִן on the side of, on, see מִן

1c; so usually with ׳ע); but also (rarely) ׳מֵע from the other side of Zephaniah 3:10; Job 1:19; 2Chronicles 20:2; absolute ׳הַע 1 Samuel 26:13 to the other side (that is, of a ravine; after וַיַּעֲבֹר); בְּעֵבֶר הָעֵמֶק 1 Samuel 31:7, read perhaps ׳בְּעָרֵי הָע, so Klo Bu HPS; בְּעֶבְרֵי פִיפָֿ֑חַת Jeremiah 48:28 beyond the mouth of a chasm is dubious; Gie proposes בְּחֹרֵי כֵפֵי בַתֹּת in the rock-holes of the precipices; especially (chiefly Hexateuch, 37 t.) הַיַּרְדֵּן ׳ע (30 t.), or (less often, Joshua 13:32 13t.), לַיַּרְדֵּן, לְיַרְדֵּן יְרֵחוֺ (only with ׳מֵע), of either east Jordan (36 t.) or west Jordan land (9 t.) according to standpoint of speaker or writer:

A. east Jordan (from standpoint of writer) Genesis 50:10,11 (J) Joshua 17:5 (JE) Deuteronomy 1:1,5; Deuteronomy 4:41,46,47,49; Joshua 1:14; Joshua 12:1; Joshua 13:8 (D), Numbers 22:1; Numbers 32:19; Numbers 34:15; Joshua 13:27,32; Joshua 14:3; Joshua 20:8 (P), Judges 7:25; Judges 10:8; 1 Samuel 31:7; Isaiah 8:23; 1 Chronicles 6:63; 1 Chronicles 12:37; from standpoint of speaker, Joshua 7:7 (JE), Joshua 24:8 (E), Joshua 1:15; Joshua 2:10; Joshua 9:10; Joshua 18:7; Joshua 22:4 (D), Judges 5:17; in Numbers 35:14 (Moses speaks) it is land opposed to to Can., compare Numbers 32:32; in Deuteronomy 3:8 (Moses speaks) writer (D) ascribes his own standpoint to Moses; (often further topographical note is added, e.g. מִזְרָ֫חָה Deuteronomy 4:49 +, מִזְרַח הַשֶּׁמֶשׁ Joshua 1:15 +, etc.); ׳אֶלעֵֿבֶר בְּנֵי יִשְׂר Joshua 22:11 toward the region opposite the sons of Israel apparently also refers to east side (see Steuern on text).

B. West Jordan (9 t.), from standpoint of speaker Deuteronomy 3:20,25 (Moses), also Deuteronomy 11:30 (but here + מְכוֺא הַשֶּׁמֶשׁ, and in all following some special designation of West), + יָ֫מָּה Joshua 5:1 (D; from standpoint of those just crossed), Joshua 12:7 (opposite East Joshua 12:1-6), Joshua 22:7 (id.; Kt מעבר, Qr בְּעֵבֶר), compare Joshua 9:1 (as Joshua 5:1); + וָהָ֑לְאָה Numbers 32:19 a (opposite East vb); in 1 Chronicles 26:30 מַעֲרָ֑בָה ׳לַיַּר ׳מֵע ׳ע seems = side (see below). Also הַנָּהָר ׳בְּע beyond the river (Euphrates) Joshua 24:2,14,15 (E; Kt Qr ׳מֵע), ׳מֵע 2 Samuel 10:16 = 1 Chronicles 19:16 beyond, and 1 Kings 14:5 to the other side of (see מִן 1c); ׳מֵע from beyond the river only Joshua 24:3 (E), in all these = beyond the Euphrase eastward, from standpoint of those west of Euphrase; so plural ׳בְּעֶבְרֵי הַנּ Isaiah 7:20; possibly also ׳ע alone (si vera lectio) in the difficult passage Numbers 24:24; הַנָּהָר ׳ע = region beyond the river (Euphrase) westward (from standpoint of those in Babylonia or Persia) Nehemiah 2:7,9; Nehemiah 3:7; Ezra 8:36; also 1 Kings 5:4 (twice in verse) (written in Babylonian; compare Biblical Aramaic עֲבַר, and DrIntr (6) 504). **Compare late Assyrian ebir nari SchrKB iv. 304, l. 7 from below; KAT 3. 188, 437.

2 (Opposite) side, side: הַלָּז ׳מֵע 1 Samuel 14:1 on yonder side seems transition to this meaning; מִזֶּה ׳מֵהָע twice, 1 Samuel 14:4 = on one side, on the other side, so אֶחָד ׳לְע twice 1 Samuel 14:40; even מִשְּׁנֵי עִבְרֵיהֶם Exodus 32:15 (E) on their two sides (i.e. of tablets); הָאֵפוֺד בָּ֑יְתָה ׳אֶלעֿ Exodus 28:26 (P) toward the inner side of theephod; in 1 Kings 7:20,30 ׳ע apparently = at the side of or opposite, but the architectural details are obscure; מִכָּלעֲֿבָרָיו מִסָּבִיב 1 Kings 5:4 on all sides of him, round about, מִכָּלעֲֿבָרָיו Jeremiah 49:32 (read עֶבְרֵיהֶם Vrss Gie) from all sides of them (all directions, = מִכָּלסְֿבִיבָ֑יִךְ Jeremiah 49:5); אֶלעֵֿבֶר מָּנָיו יֵלֵ֑כוּ to the side of their faces (i.e. in front, straight forward) they (always) went Ezekiel 1:9,12; Ezekiel 10:22, compare מָּנֶיהָ ׳עַלעֿ Exodus 25:37 to give light upon the space in front of it; אִישׁ לְעֶבְרוֺ תָּעוּ Isaiah 47:15 they wander away each in his own direction (regardless of thee). — On 1 Chronicles 26:30 see above

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
against, beyond, by, from, over, passage, quarter, other,

From abar; properly, a region across; but used only adverbially (with or without a preposition) on the opposite side (especially of the Jordan; ususally meaning the east) -- X against, beyond, by, X from, over, passage, quarter, (other, this) side, straight.

see HEBREW abar

Forms and Transliterations
בְּעֵ֖בֶר בְּעֵ֣בֶר בְּעֵ֤בֶר בְּעֵ֥בֶר בְּעֵ֨בֶר בְּעֶבְרֵ֤י בְּעֶבְרֵ֥י בְּעֵ֥בֶר בעבר בעברי הָעֵ֔בֶר העבר וּמֵעֵ֜בֶר וּמֵעֵ֣בֶר ומעבר לְעֵ֣בֶר לְעֶבְרוֹ֙ לעבר לעברו מֵהָעֵ֖בֶר מֵהָעֵ֙בֶר֙ מֵעֵ֖בֶר מֵעֵ֛בֶר מֵעֵ֣בֶר מֵעֵ֤בֶר מֵעֵ֥בֶר מהעבר מעבר עֲבָרָ֖יו עֲבָרָ֛יו עֵ֖בֶר עֵ֣בֶר עֵ֤בֶר עֵ֥בֶר עֶבְרֵיהֶ֔ם עבר עבריהם עבריו ‘ă·ḇā·rāw ‘ăḇārāw ‘ê·ḇer ‘eḇ·rê·hem ‘êḇer ‘eḇrêhem avaRav bə‘êḇer bə‘eḇrê bə·‘ê·ḇer bə·‘eḇ·rê beEver beevRei Ever evreiHem hā‘êḇer hā·‘ê·ḇer haEver lə‘êḇer lə‘eḇrōw lə·‘ê·ḇer lə·‘eḇ·rōw leEver leevRo mê‘êḇer mê·‘ê·ḇer mê·hā·‘ê·ḇer meEver mêhā‘êḇer mehaEver ū·mê·‘ê·ḇer ūmê‘êḇer umeEver
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Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 50:10
HEB: הָאָטָ֗ד אֲשֶׁר֙ בְּעֵ֣בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֔ן וַיִּ֨סְפְּדוּ־
NAS: which is beyond the Jordan,
KJV: of Atad, which [is] beyond Jordan,
INT: of Atad which is beyond the Jordan lamented

Genesis 50:11
HEB: מִצְרַ֔יִם אֲשֶׁ֖ר בְּעֵ֥בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּֽן׃
NAS: which is beyond the Jordan.
KJV: Abelmizraim, which [is] beyond Jordan.
INT: Abel-mizraim which is beyond the Jordan

Exodus 25:37
HEB: וְהֵאִ֖יר עַל־ עֵ֥בֶר פָּנֶֽיהָ׃
NAS: so as to shed light on the space in front
KJV: thereof, that they may give light over against it.
INT: to shed on the space front

Exodus 28:26
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֛ר אֶל־ עֵ֥בֶר הָאֵפֹ֖ד בָּֽיְתָה׃
NAS: is toward the inner side of the ephod.
KJV: in the border thereof, which [is] in the side of the ephod
INT: which is toward side of the ephod the inner

Exodus 32:15
HEB: כְּתֻבִים֙ מִשְּׁנֵ֣י עֶבְרֵיהֶ֔ם מִזֶּ֥ה וּמִזֶּ֖ה
NAS: on both sides; they were written
KJV: on both their sides; on the one side and on the other [were] they written.
INT: were written both sides one and the other

Exodus 39:19
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֛ר אֶל־ עֵ֥בֶר הָאֵפֹ֖ד בָּֽיְתָה׃
KJV: upon the border of it, which [was] on the side of the ephod
INT: which about the side to the ephod inner

Numbers 21:13
HEB: נָסָעוּ֒ וַֽיַּחֲנ֗וּ מֵעֵ֤בֶר אַרְנוֹן֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר
NAS: and camped on the other side of the Arnon,
KJV: and pitched on the other side of Arnon,
INT: journeyed and camped the other of the Arnon which

Numbers 22:1
HEB: בְּעַֽרְב֣וֹת מוֹאָ֔ב מֵעֵ֖בֶר לְיַרְדֵּ֥ן יְרֵחֽוֹ׃
KJV: of Moab on this side Jordan
INT: the plains of Moab side the Jordan Jericho

Numbers 32:19
HEB: נִנְחַל֙ אִתָּ֔ם מֵעֵ֥בֶר לַיַּרְדֵּ֖ן וָהָ֑לְאָה
NAS: For we will not have an inheritance with them on the other side
KJV: For we will not inherit with them on yonder side Jordan,
INT: have on the other of the Jordan and beyond

Numbers 32:19
HEB: נַחֲלָתֵ֙נוּ֙ אֵלֵ֔ינוּ מֵעֵ֥בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֖ן מִזְרָֽחָה׃
NAS: with them on the other side of the Jordan
KJV: is fallen to us on this side Jordan
INT: our inheritance about side of the Jordan the east

Numbers 32:32
HEB: אֲחֻזַּ֣ת נַחֲלָתֵ֔נוּ מֵעֵ֖בֶר לַיַּרְדֵּֽן׃
KJV: of our inheritance on this side Jordan
INT: and the possession of our inheritance side the Jordan

Numbers 34:15
HEB: לָקְח֣וּ נַחֲלָתָ֗ם מֵעֵ֛בֶר לְיַרְדֵּ֥ן יְרֵח֖וֹ
KJV: their inheritance on this side Jordan
INT: have received their possession side the Jordan Jericho

Numbers 35:14
HEB: הֶעָרִ֗ים תִּתְּנוּ֙ מֵעֵ֣בֶר לַיַּרְדֵּ֔ן וְאֵת֙
KJV: cities on this side Jordan,
INT: cities shall give side the Jordan and three

Deuteronomy 1:1
HEB: כָּל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל בְּעֵ֖בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֑ן בַּמִּדְבָּ֡ר
NAS: Israel across the Jordan
KJV: unto all Israel on this side Jordan
INT: all Israel across the Jordan the wilderness

Deuteronomy 1:5
HEB: בְּעֵ֥בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֖ן בְּאֶ֣רֶץ
NAS: Across the Jordan in the land
KJV: On this side Jordan, in the land
INT: Across the Jordan the land

Deuteronomy 3:8
HEB: הָאֱמֹרִ֔י אֲשֶׁ֖ר בְּעֵ֣בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֑ן מִנַּ֥חַל
NAS: who were beyond the Jordan,
KJV: the land that [was] on this side Jordan,
INT: of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan the valley

Deuteronomy 3:20
HEB: נֹתֵ֥ן לָהֶ֖ם בְּעֵ֣בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֑ן וְשַׁבְתֶּ֗ם
NAS: will give them beyond the Jordan.
KJV: hath given them beyond Jordan:
INT: will give them beyond the Jordan may return

Deuteronomy 3:25
HEB: הַטּוֹבָ֔ה אֲשֶׁ֖ר בְּעֵ֣בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֑ן הָהָ֥ר
NAS: land that is beyond the Jordan,
KJV: land that [is] beyond Jordan,
INT: the fair is beyond the Jordan hill

Deuteronomy 4:41
HEB: שָׁלֹ֣שׁ עָרִ֔ים בְּעֵ֖בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֑ן מִזְרְחָ֖ה
NAS: cities across the Jordan
KJV: cities on this side Jordan
INT: three cities across the Jordan east side

Deuteronomy 4:46
HEB: בְּעֵ֨בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֜ן בַּגַּ֗יְא
NAS: across the Jordan, in the valley
KJV: On this side Jordan, in the valley
INT: across the Jordan the valley

Deuteronomy 4:47
HEB: הָֽאֱמֹרִ֔י אֲשֶׁ֖ר בְּעֵ֣בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֑ן מִזְרַ֖ח
NAS: of the Amorites, [who were] across the Jordan
KJV: of the Amorites, which [were] on this side Jordan
INT: of the Amorites were across the Jordan east side

Deuteronomy 4:49
HEB: וְכָל־ הָ֨עֲרָבָ֜ה עֵ֤בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּן֙ מִזְרָ֔חָה
NAS: the Arabah across the Jordan
KJV: And all the plain on this side Jordan
INT: all the Arabah across the Jordan to the east

Deuteronomy 11:30
HEB: הֲלֹא־ הֵ֜מָּה בְּעֵ֣בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֗ן אַֽחֲרֵי֙
NAS: Are they not across the Jordan, west
KJV: [Are] they not on the other side Jordan,
INT: not like across the Jordan west

Deuteronomy 30:13
HEB: וְלֹֽא־ מֵעֵ֥בֶר לַיָּ֖ם הִ֑וא
KJV: Neither [is] it beyond the sea,
INT: Nor beyond the sea you should

Deuteronomy 30:13
HEB: לָ֜נוּ אֶל־ עֵ֤בֶר הַיָּם֙ וְיִקָּחֶ֣הָ
KJV: Who shall go over the sea
INT: will cross about over the sea to get

90 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 5676
90 Occurrences

‘ă·ḇā·rāw — 2 Occ.
bə·‘ê·ḇer — 32 Occ.
bə·‘eḇ·rê — 2 Occ.
‘ê·ḇer — 17 Occ.
‘eḇ·rê·hem — 1 Occ.
hā·‘ê·ḇer — 1 Occ.
lə·‘ê·ḇer — 3 Occ.
lə·‘eḇ·rōw — 1 Occ.
mê·‘ê·ḇer — 26 Occ.
mê·hā·‘ê·ḇer — 2 Occ.
ū·mê·‘ê·ḇer — 3 Occ.

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