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.
abim American Board of Internal Medicine Historical Examples Doeg, Saul’s herdsman, who told him that the priest abim’elech. Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1 The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.