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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #29 - אֲבִיָּהוּ

'ăbı̂yâh, 'ăbı̂yâhû
ab-ee-yaw', ab-ee-yaw'-hoo  
Word Origin:
from (01) and (03050)
Parts of Speech:
Proper Name, Masculine
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs' | Strong's ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition
Abia or Abiah or Abijah = "Jehovah is (my) father"
  1. king of Judah, son and successor of Rehoboam
  2. second son of Samuel
  3. son of Jeroboam the first, king of Israel
  4. son of Becher, a Benjamite
  5. head of a priestly house (one of the 24 Levite groups)
  6. head of a priestly house (after the exile)
  7. wife of Hezron
  8. mother of Hezekiah (cf 029)
Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (25)NAS (25)HCS (25)
1 Samuel1
1 Kings1
1 Chronicles5
2 Chronicles15
1 Samuel1
1 Kings1
1 Chronicles5
2 Chronicles15
1 Samuel1
1 Kings1
1 Chronicles5
2 Chronicles15
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אֲבִיָּ֫הוּ proper name, masculine & feminine ( Yah(u) is (my) father) — so 2 Chronicles 13:20,21 = אֲבִיָּם 1 Kings 14:31; 1 Kings 15:1,7 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 15:8 (ᵐ5 Ἀβιου, Ἀβια); = אֲבִי 2 Kings 18:2 (ᵐ5 Ἀβου, Ἀβουθ); = אֲבִיָּה 1 Samuel 8:2 22t. —

1 king of Judah, son & successor of Rehoboam 1 Kings 14:31; 1 Kings 15:1,7 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 15:8; 1 Chronicles 3:10; 2 Chronicles 11:20,22; 12:16; 13:1,2,3,4,15,17,19,20,21,22; 2 Chronicles 13:23.

2 2nd son of Samuel 1 Samuel 8:2; 1 Chronicles 6:13.

3 son of Jerob. I: 1 Kings 14:1.

4 son of Becher, a Benjamite 1 Chronicles 7:8.

5 head of a priestly house 1 Chronicles 24:10.

6 id. Nehemiah 10:8; Nehemiah 12:4,17.

7 wife of Hezron 1 Chronicles 2:24.

8 mother of Hezekiah 2 Kings 18:2; 2 Chronicles 29:1.

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List of Word Forms
אֲבִיָּ֑ה אֲבִיָּ֑הוּ אֲבִיָּ֔ה אֲבִיָּ֔הוּ אֲבִיָּ֖ה אֲבִיָּ֗ה אֲבִיָּ֜ה אֲבִיָּ֥ה אֲבִיָּֽה׃ אֲבִיָּה֙ אֲבִיָּה֮ אביה אביה׃ אביהו וַאֲבִיָּ֔ה וַאֲבִיָּֽה׃ ואביה ואביה׃ לַאֲבִיָּ֖ה לאביה ’ă·ḇî·yā·hū ’ă·ḇî·yāh ’ăḇîyāh ’ăḇîyāhū aviYah aviYahu la’ăḇîyāh la·’ă·ḇî·yāh laaviYah vaaviYah wa’ăḇîyāh wa·’ă·ḇî·yāh
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