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.)
The reign of his son abijam (960–958) passed in a like manner.
History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6) Heinrich Graetz
And abijam slept with his fathers; and they buried him in the city of David: and Asa his son reigned in his stead.
The Bible for Young People Anonymous
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, […]
power or capacity to do or act physically, mentally, legally, morally, financially, etc. competence in an activity or occupation because of one’s skill, training, or other qualification: the ability to sing well. abilities, talents; special skills or aptitudes: Composing music is beyond his abilities. a combination of and , found on nouns corresponding to adjectives […]
- Ability grouping
. a system whereby students are separated into different groups or classes according to test scores or relative scholastic ability, as to assure that gifted students are not inhibited by slower learners.