Eber

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Hebrew עֵבֶר‎ (ʿéver)

Proper noun[edit]

Eber

  1. (Judaism, Christianity) In the Bible, the son of Salah and the father of Joktan and Peleg.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German ëber, from Old High German ebur, from Proto-Germanic *eburaz, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ep-r-. Cognate with Dutch ever, Latin aper, Serbo-Croatian vepar. Despite the similarity in form and meaning, not related to obsolete dialectal Bär (boar) (which see), nor to Bär (bear).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈeːbɐ/
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Noun[edit]

Eber m (genitive Ebers, plural Eber)

  1. boar (male pig, especially domestic)

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Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Eber in Duden online

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew עֵבֶר (Éver).

Proper noun[edit]

Eber (m)

  1. (biblical) Eber