Given Name EBENEZER

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: אֶבֶן הָעָזֶר (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: eb-ə-NEE-zər (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "stone of help" in Hebrew. This was the name of a monument erected by Samuel in the Old Testament. Charles Dickens used it for the miserly character Ebenezer Scrooge in his novel 'A Christmas Carol' (1843).
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Eben (English)

Categories

biblical, biblical places, Crash Bandicoot characters, currently out of the US top 1000, earth, help, Jimmy Neutron characters, literature, place names
Entry updated December 8, 2017