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Doeg, Saul’s herdsman, who told him that the priest abim’elech.
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abimael father of Mael, one of the sons or descendants of Joktan, in Northern Arabia (Gen. 10:28; 1 Chr. 1:22).
a king of Gerar, who made a peace agreement with Abraham. Gen. 20, 21. a son of Gideon, who made a violent but futile attempt to become king of Shechem. Judges 8, 9. Historical Examples Probably the millstone which crushed the head of Abimelech at Thebez (Judges 9:53) was the upper stone of a saddle […]
abinadab father of nobleness; i.e., “noble.” (1.) A Levite of Kirjath-jearim, in whose house the ark of the covenant was deposited after having been brought back from the land of the Philistines (1 Sam. 7:1). It remained there twenty years, till it was at length removed by David (1 Sam. 7:1,2; 1 Chr. 13:7). (2.) […]
a town in S Oxfordshire, in S England, on the Thames: site of Benedictine abbey founded 7th century a.d. Historical Examples Mr. Abingdon was out of town, and Philip might need some one he could trust to obey his instructions in London. The King of Diamonds Louis Tracy For which loss the brethren were greatly […]