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Gender Masculine
Usage Biblical
Scripts אֶבֶן הָעָזֶר(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. eh-bə-NEE-zər(English)
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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).
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