Bible Names N-Z: Zeeb
Zeeb in Easton's Bible Dictionary
the wolf, one of the two leaders of the great Midianite host
which invaded Israel and was utterly routed by Gideon.
division of that host, which attempted to escape
Jordan, under Oreb and Zeeb, was overtaken by the
who, in a great battle, completely vanquished them,
leaders being taken and slain (Judg. 7:25; Ps. 83:11;
Zeeb in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
("wolf": name for a warrior). One of the two general "princes"
of Midian, inferior to the king Zebah. Named with Oreb (Judges
7:25; Judges 8:3; Psalm 83:11). Slain at what was in
consequence called "the winepress of Zeeb," at the ford of
Jordan, near the passes descending from Mount Ephraim.
Zeeb in Hitchcock's Bible Names
Zeeb in Naves Topical Bible
-A prince of Midian
Jud 7:25; 8:3; Ps 83:11
Zeeb in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(wolf), one of the two "princes" of Midian in the great
invasion of Israel. (B.C. about 1250.) He is always named with
Oreb. Jud 7:25; 8:3; Ps 83:11 Zeeb and Oreb were not slain at
the first rout of the Arabs, but at a later stage of the
struggle, probably ill crossing the Jordan at a ford farther
down the river. Zeeb, the wolf, was brought to bay in a wine-
press which in later times bore his name --the "wine-press of
Zeeb in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
Zeeb Scripture - Judges 7:25
And they took two princes of the Midianites, Oreb and Zeeb;
and they slew Oreb upon the rock Oreb, and Zeeb they slew at
the winepress of Zeeb, and pursued Midian, and brought the
heads of Oreb and Zeeb to Gideon on the other side Jordan.
Zeeb Scripture - Judges 8:3
God hath delivered into your hands the princes of Midian, Oreb
and Zeeb: and what was I able to do in comparison of you? Then
their anger was abated toward him, when he had said that.
Zeeb Scripture - Psalms 83:11
Make their nobles like Oreb, and like Zeeb: yea, all their
princes as Zebah, and as Zalmunna:
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