Lectionary Calendar
Saturday, December 2nd, 2023
the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
For 10¢ a day you can enjoy StudyLight.org ads
free while helping to build churches and support pastors in Uganda.
Click here to learn more!

Bible Dictionaries

Holman Bible Dictionary

Search for…
1 2 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Prev Entry
Next Entry
Resource Toolbox
Additional Links
(ay' bi-al' bahn) Personal name meaning, “my father is overpowering.” One of David's 30 heroes (2 Samuel 23:31 ). Called Abiel in 1 Chronicles 11:32 . Original name in 2Samuel may have been Abi-baal, whose letters were then transposed to a new name to avoid the idolatrous name. See Abiel .

Bibliography Information
Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Abi-Albon'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​hbd/​a/abi-albon.html. 1991.
adsFree icon
Ads FreeProfile