Αβ- names
Ἀβαδδών
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abaddon
  • Note: Hebrew equivalent to the Greek Apollyon
Ἀβαδία
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Obadiah
  • Note: The son of Jehiel (Ezra 8:9)
Ἀβαδίας
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Obadiah
  • Note: Son of Jehiel (1Esdras 8:35)
Ἀβαδών
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abdon, Abadon
  • Note: Abdon: son of Gibeon and Maacah (1Chron 8:30; 9:36)
  • Note: Abdon: the district of the tribe of Asher (Josh 21:30)
  • Note: Abdon: Son of Shashak (1Chron 8:23)
Ἀβαίαν
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Fem
  • Meaning: Abihail
  • Note: Daughter of Eliah and wife of Rehoboam (2Chron 11:18)
Ἀβαισάν
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Ibzan
  • Note: A man from Bethlehem who was the tenth judge who ruled 7 years after Jephthah (Judg 12:8)
Ἀβάλ
  • Meaning: Abal
  • Note: Possibly relative of Daniel (Bel 2)
Ἀβαμά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Bamah
  • Note: A high place of idol worship (Ezek 20:29). The plural forms are translated "high places" in English; but the LXX has στήλην (pillar) in Num 22:41 and "eternal wilderness" in Ezek 36:2
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Ἀβανά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Fem
  • Meaning: Abana, Abanah
  • Note: Primary river in Damascus (2Kings 5:12); modern name is Barada
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Ἀβάρ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Heber
  • Note: One of the sons of Elpaal, a Benjamite (1Chron 8:17)
Ἀβαράν
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined
  • Meaning: Abdon, Abaran
  • Note: Abdon: a Levitical town of the Gershonites in the tribe of Asher (1Chron 6:74); called Δαββών in Josh 21:30LXX
  • Note: Abarim: a mountain range east of Jordan; includes mount Pisgah (Deut 32:49)
Ἀβαρίμ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abarim
  • Note: A mountain range east of Jordan; includes mount Pisgah
Ἀβαταζά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abataza
  • Note: One of the seven eunuchs in the court of Ahasuerus (Esther 1:10)
Ἀββά
  • Meaning: Abijah
  • Hebrew:
  • Note: Daughter of Zechariah and wife of Ahaz (2Chron 29:1)
Ἀβδεδόμ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Obed-Edom
  • Note: Temple porter from Levite tribe of Merari who, with is 8 sons, guarded the southern gate (1Chron 15:18,21; 26:4,8,15)
  • Note: Man who had charge of temple treasures (2Chron 25:24)
  • Note: A Gittite who kept the ark of the Lord for 3 months (2Sam 6:10-12); in the LXX, his name is spelled Ἀβεδδαρά
Ἀβδεμελέχ
  • Meaning: Ebed-Melech
  • Note: Ethiopian eunuch in the service of King Zedekiah (Jer 38:7-13; 39:15-18)
Ἀβδεναγώ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abednego, Abed-Nego
  • Note: One of Daniel's three friends (Dan 2:49)
Ἀβδησελμά
  • Meaning: Abdeselma
  • Note: Solomon's servants (Ezra 2:55,58)
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Ἀβδί
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abdi, Ibri
  • Note: The Levite Abdi the father of Kishi and son of Malluch (1Chron 6:44)
  • Note: Ibri the son of Merari (1Chron 24:27); Abdi the son of Merari (2Chron 29:12)
  • Note: Abdi the son of Elam (Ezra 10:26)
Ἀβδία
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Obadiah, Abdia
  • Note: The son of Shemaiah called Obadiah in 1Chron 9:16, but Abda in Neh 11:17 (but not mentioned in LXX)
  • Note: Abdi: son of Elam who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:26)
  • Note: Priest who endorsed Nehemiah's covenant (Neh 10:6)
  • Note: Gadite who joined David at Ziklag (1Chron 12:9)
  • Note: Obadiah: Son of Azel; descendant of Saul (1Chron 8:38)
  • Note: Obadiah: descendants of David (1Chron 3:21)
Ἀβδίας
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Obadiah
  • Note: One of the priests Jehoshaphat sent out to teach in the cities (2Chron 17:7,8)
  • Note: Levite overseer of the temple rebuilding (2Chron 34:12)
  • Note: Prophet who spoke against Edom; contemporary with Jeremiah and Ezekiel (Obadiah)
  • Note: Israelite who was head of the household of King Ahab (1Kings 18:3)
  • Note: Prince of Zebulun in time of David (1Chron 27:19)
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Ἀβδιήλ
  • Meaning: Abdiel
  • Note: Son of Guni and father of Ahi (1Chron 5:15)
Ἀβδών
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abdon
  • Note: Abdon the son of Micah (2Chron 34:20)
  • Note: Abdon the son of Hillel (Judg 12:13ff)
Ἀβέδ
  • Meaning: Abed
  • Note: Eber: the head of a priestly house in the days of Joiakim (Neh 12:20)
  • Note: Ebed: Father of Gaal (Judg 9:26,28)
Ἀβεδδαρά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Obed-Edom
  • Note: A Gittite who kept the ark of the Lord for 3 months (2Sam 6:10-12; 1Chron 13:13-14); he is not the others of same name: Obed-Edom
Ἀβεδδαράμ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Obed-Edom's household
  • Note: 1 Chron 13:14
Ἀβεδηρίν
  • Meaning: Abederin
  • Note: Descendant of Judah (1Chron 4:22 LXX)
Ἀβειρών
  • Meaning: Abiram
  • Note: Son of Eliab who joined Korah in the conspiracy against Moses (Num 16:1)
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Ἄβελ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abel
  • Note: Second son of Adam and Eve (Gen.4:3ff)
  • Note: Name of a large stone (1Sam 6:18)
  • Note: The prefix of several names referring to a grassy meadow
Ἄβελ-Ἀμπελών
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abel-Ampelon
  • Note: "House of Vinyards"--in Hebrew: Abel-Cheramim. A village of the Ammonites (Judg. 11:33)
Ἀβελβαιθαμααχά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abel-Beth-Maachah
  • Note: "Meadow of the House of Maachah" -- a city in the territory of Naphtali located near Dan and Ijon (2King 15:29). Also mentioned in 2Sam 20:14,15. In 1Kings 15:20LXX, called Abel-Maachah
Ἀβελμαά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abel-Maachah
  • Note: "House of Maachah" -- a city in the territory of Naphtali located near Dan and Ijon (1Kings 15:20)
Ἀβελμαίν
  • Meaning: Abel Maim
  • Note: One of the cities of northern Israel (2Chron 16:4)
Ἀβελμαουλά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined
  • Meaning: Abel-Meholah
  • Note: "Meadow of Dancing"-- (1Kings 19:16); see alternate spelling Ebel-Meholah
  • Note: See alternate spelling Ebel-Meholah (1Kings 19:16)
  • Note: See alternate spelling Abel-Meholah (Judg 7:22)
Ἀβελμεουλά
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abel-Meholah
  • Note: See notes above on Abel-Meholah; (Judg 7:22)
Ἀβενεζέρ
  • Meaning: Ebenezer
  • Note: "The Lord has helped us to here" -- the name of the stone that Samuel set up (1Sam 7:12; 1Sam 4:1)
Ἀβεννέρ
  • Meaning: Abner
  • Note: Son of Ner and cousin of Saul (2Sam 2:14)
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Ἀβεννεζέρ
  • Meaning: Ebenezer
  • Note: A place between Mizpeh and Shen (1Sam 5:1)
Ἀβεννήρ
  • Meaning: Abner
  • Note: The commander of Saul's army and the son of Saul's uncle (1Sam 14:50)
Ἀβέρ
  • Meaning: Heber
  • Note: The father of Sochoh (1Chron 4:18)
Ἀβεσσά
  • Meaning: Abishai
  • Note: The oldest son of Zeruiah (David's sister) and brother of Joab and Asahel (1Sam 26:6; 2Sam 2:18)
Ἀβεσσαλώμ
  • Meaning: Absalom, Abessalom
  • Note: The son of David and Maacah (2Sam 3:3)
Ἀβί
  • Meaning: Abi
  • Note: The mother of Hezekiah and daughter of Zechariah (2King 18:2)
Ἀβιά
  • Meaning: Abijah
  • Note: Wife of Hezron and father of Ashhur (1Chron 2:24)
  • Note: Second son of Amukel (1Sam 8:2; 1Chron 6:28)
  • Note: Descendant of Eleazar, son of Aaron (1Chron 24:10)
  • Note: Son of Rehoboam who succeeded him as king of Judah (1Chron 3:10)
  • Note: Son of Jeroboam, the first king of Israel (1Kings 14:1-18; 1Kings 12:24ff LXX)
  • Note: Priest who endorsed Nehemiah's covenant (Neh 10:8)
  • Note: The chief of the eighth of the 24 courses of priests (1Chron 24:10)
Ἀβιαθάρ
  • Meaning: Abiathar
  • Note: Son of Ahimelech the high priest (1Sam 22:20ff)
Ἀβιασάφ
  • Meaning: Abiasaph
  • Note: Abiasaph: Son of Korah (Ex 6:24)
  • Note: Asaph: Gatekeeper family (1Chron 26:1)
  • Note: Ebiasaph: Son of Korah and father of Kore (1Chron 9:19)
  • Note: Ebiasaph: Son of Elkanah and father of Assir (1Chron 6:23;37)
Ἀβιγαία
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Fem
  • Meaning: Abigail
  • Note: Daughter of Nahash (2Sam 17:25)
  • Note: Widow of Nabal; mother of Chileab (1Sam 27:3; 30:5; 2Sam 2:2; 3:3)
  • Note: Daughter of Jesse, David's sister (1Chron 2:16)
  • Forms:
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Ἀβιδά
  • Meaning: Abida
  • Note: Son of Midian (1Chron 1:33)
Ἀβιδάν
  • Meaning: Abidan
  • Note: Benjamite son of Gideoni (Num 1:11; 2:22; 7:60,65; 10:24)
Ἀβιεζέκ
  • Meaning: Bezek
  • Note: Place near the Jordan valley about 21 km NE of Shechem (1Sam 11:8)
Ἀβιεζέρ
  • Meaning: Abiezer, Abiezrite
  • Note: Head of one of the families of Manasseh (Judg 8:2)
  • Note: Descendant of Abiezer called Abiezrite (Judg 6:34)
  • Note: Abiezer the Anathothite; one of David's mighty men (2Sam 23:27; 1Chron 11:28; 27:12)
  • Note: Son of Hammoleketh who was the sister of Gilead (1Chron 7:18)
Ἀβιεζρί
  • Meaning: Abiezrite
  • Note: Descendant of Abiezer (Judg 6:11; 8:32)
Ἀβιεσδρί
  • Meaning: Abiezrite
  • Note: Abiezrite: Descendant of Abiezer (Judg 8:32)
  • Note: Abiezer: the head eunuch (Dan 1:3,11, 16 LXX) also called Ashpenaz
Ἀβιήλ
  • Meaning: Abiel
  • Note: Abiel: son Zeror and father of Kish and Ner (1Sam 9:1; 14:51)
  • Note: Abi-Albon the Arbathite: one of David's 30 mighty men (2Sam 23:31)
  • Note: Abiel the Arbathite: one of David's mighty men (1Chron 11:32)
Ἀβιληνή
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Fem
  • Meaning: Abilene
  • Note: A plain on the eastern slope of Anti-Lebanon, near Damascus (Luke 3:1)
  • Forms:
Ἀβιμεήλ
  • Meaning: Abimael
  • Note: Son of Joktan (Gen 10:28)
Ἀβιμέκλ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Abimael
  • Note: Son of Joktan (1Chron 1:22)
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Ἀβιμέλεχ
  • Meaning: Abimelech, Elimelech
  • Note: Abimelech: Philistine king of Gerar in time of Abraham (Gen 20:1-18)
  • Note: Abimelech: Philistine king of Gerar in time of Isaac (Gen 26:1-22)
  • Note: Abimelech: Son of Gideon (Judg 8:33ff; 9:1)
  • Note: Elimelech: Husband of Naomi, father of Mahlon and Chilion (Ruth 1:2ff)
  • Note: Ahimelech: Priest to whom David obtain food and weapons (1Sam 21:2ff)
  • Note: Ahimelech: father of Abiathar (1Sam 23:6)
  • Note: Abimelech: son of Jerubbesheth who was killed when a woman dropped a stone on him from the wall (2Sam 11:21)
  • Note: Abimelech: Achish king of Gath (Ps 33/34; 51/52)
Ἀβινεέμ
  • Meaning: Abinoam
  • Note: Father of Barak (Judg 4:6)
Ἀβιού
  • Meaning: Abijam, Abijah
  • Note: Abijam: Son of Rehoboam whom he replaced as king of Judah (1Kings 14:31)
  • Note: Abijah: Son of Becher (1Chron 7:8)
Ἀβιούδ
  • Meaning: Abihu, Abihud
  • Note: Abihu: Son of Aaron (1Chron 6:3)
  • Note: Abihud: Son of Zerubbabel, Zorobabel and father of Eliakim (Matt 1:13)
  • Note: Abihud: Son of Bela (1Chron 8:3)
Ἀβιρά
  • Meaning: Abidah, Abira
  • Note: Son of Midian (Gen 25:4)
Ἀβιρών
  • Meaning: Abiram
  • Note: Son of Eliab who joined Korah in a conspiracy against Moses (Num 16:1)
  • Note: Son of Hiel; his father sacrificed him in building Jericho (1Kings 16:34)
Ἀβισάκ
  • Meaning: Abishag
  • Note: Abishag the Shunammite: young woman of Shunem (1Kings 1:3)
Ἀβισού
  • Meaning: Abishua
  • Note: Son of Phinehas; father of Bukki (1Chron 6:4,5)
Ἀβισουέ
  • Meaning: Abishua
  • Note: Son of Bela (1Chron 8:4)
  • Note: Son of Phinehas; father of Bukki (Ezra 7:5; 1Esdras 8:2)
Ἀβισούρ
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Ἀβιτάλ
  • Meaning: Abital
  • Note: Wife of David and mother of Shephatiah (2Sam 3:4; 1Chron 3:3)
Ἀβιτώβ
Ἀβιχαίλ
  • Meaning: Abihail
  • Note: Father of Zuriel (Num 3:35)
  • Note: Wife of Abishur (1Chron 2:29)
  • Note: Son of Huri (1Chron 5:14)
  • Note: Abishur: Son of Shammai (1Chron 2:28)
Ἄβου
  • Meaning: Abijah, Abi, Abu
  • Note: One of the sons of Becher, son of Benjamin (1Chron 7:8)
Ἀβοῦβος
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Abubus
  • Note: Father of Ptolemy (1Macc 16:11,15)
  • Forms:
Ἀβραάμ, Ἁβραάμ
  • Meaning: Abraham
  • Note: Son of Terah, husband of Sarah, father of Isaac (Gen 11:26). Changed his name from Abram to Abraham (Gen 17:5)
Ἀβρααμίτις
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Fem
  • Meaning: Abrahamitess
  • Note: Female descendant of Abraham (4Macc 18:20)
  • Forms:
Ἅβραμ
  • Meaning: Abram
  • Note: Son of Terah; former name of Abraham (Gen 11:26)
Ἀβραμιαῖος
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Ἀβρωνά
  • Meaning: Abron, Arbonai
  • Note: Name of a river in Mesopotamia (Judith 2:24)
Ἀβωμεουλά
  • Meaning: Abel Meholah
  • Note: Place near the Jordan River south of Bethshean (Judg 7:22)
Ἀβώρ
  • Meaning: Habor
  • Note: Habor: A river in Assyria (2Kings 17:6)