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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6 - Ἄβελ

Transliteration
Ábel
Phonetics
ab'-el  
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin (01893)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TDNT
,2
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Abel = "vanity (that is: transitory)"
  1. the second son of Adam, murdered by his brother Cain
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1892 ‑ הֲבֵל (heh'‑bel, hab‑ale');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Hebrews 2
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Hebrews 2
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Hebrews 2
BYZ TIS TR
N-PRI 4
N-PRI 4
N-PRI 4
NA WH
N-ASM 1
N-GSM 2
N-NSM 1
N-PRI 5


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Ἄβελ (WH Ἅβ. (see their Introductory § 408)), indeclinable proper name (in Josephus (e. g. Antiquities 1, 2, 1) Ἄβελος, ), חֶבֶל (breath, vanity), Abel, the second son born to Adam (Genesis 4:2ff), so called from his short life and sudden death (cf. B. D. American edition, p. 5), (Job 7:16; Psalm 39:6): Matthew 23:35; Luke 11:51; Hebrews 11:4; Hebrews 12:24.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Ἄβελ

(WH, -), , indecl.

(Heb. H1893)

Abel (Genesis 4:2-10): Hebrews 11:4 Hebrews 12:24; αἵμα Ἄ ., Matthew 23:35, Luke 11:51.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
Αβελ Ἅβελ Abel Habel Hábel
Lectionary Calendar
Friday, September 20th, 2019
the Week of Proper 19 / Ordinary 24
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