father (i.e., “possessor”) of renown. (1.) One of the sons of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:3); called also Ahihud (ver. 7). (2.) A descendant of Zerubbabel and father of Eliakim (Matt. 1:13, “Abiud”); called also Juda (Luke 3:26), and Obadiah (1 Chr. 3:21).
abijah father (i.e., “possessor or worshipper”) of Jehovah. (1.) 1 Chr. 7:8. (2.) 1 Chr. 2:24. (3.) The second son of Samuel (1 Sam. 8:2; 1 Chr. 6:28). His conduct, along with that of his brother, as a judge in Beer-sheba, to which office his father had appointed him, led to popular discontent, and ultimately […]
abijam father of the sea; i.e., “seaman” the name always used in Kings of the king of Judah, the son of Rehoboam, elsewhere called Abijah (1 Kings 15:1,7,8). (See ABIJAH ØT0000036, 5.) Historical Examples The reign of his son abijam (960–958) passed in a like manner. History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6) Heinrich […]
a city in central Texas. Contemporary Examples I went to Abilene and in the course of the day spent some time with Jim Cannon, who was a Rockefeller aide for a number of years. This Republican Loved Taxes & Modern Art Scott Porch November 18, 2014 I especially love the relationship between the girl narrator, […]