1 The eponym of a clan in Asher (Gen 46:17; Num 26:45; 1Chr 7:31-32). 2 The father or founder of Soco in Judah (1Chr 4:18). 3 A family in Benjamin (1Chr 8:17; cf. Eber in v. 1). 4 In an early narrative, the Kenite (“smith”) husband of Jael; Jael killed Sisera in her tent at the oak in Zaanannim, in north Galilee (Judg 4:21; Judg 5:24). This Heber had migrated to the territory of Naphtali, which had a common border with Asher, and had settled in peace with Jabin, king of Canaan, at Hazor (Judg 4:11; Judg 4:17).
17The children of Asher: Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi, Beriah, and their sister Serah. The children of Beriah: Heber and Malchiel
45Of the descendants of Beriah: of Heber, the clan of the Heberites; of Malchiel, the clan of the Malchielites.
31The sons of Beriah: Heber and Malchiel, who was the father of Birzaith.32Heber became the father of Japhlet, Shomer, Hotham, and their sister Shua.
18And his Judean wife bore Jered father of Gedor, Heber father of Soco, and Jekuthiel father of Zanoah.
17Zebadiah, Meshullam, Hizki, Heber,
21But Jael wife of Heber took a tent peg, and took a hammer in her hand, and went softly to him and drove the peg into his temple, until it went down into the g ... View more
24“Most blessed of women be Jael,
the wife of Heber the Kenite,
of tent-dwelling women most blessed.
11Now Heber the Kenite had separated from the other Kenites, that is, the descendants of Hobab the father-in-law of Moses, and had encamped as far away as Elon- ... View more
17Now Sisera had fled away on foot to the tent of Jael wife of Heber the Kenite; for there was peace between King Jabin of Hazor and the clan of Heber the Kenit ... View more