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Strongs Number: H29


Hebrew Word
אֲבִיָּה
Transliteration
ʼĂbîyâh
Phonetic
ab-ee-yaw'
Part of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Definition

father (that is worshipper) of Jah; {Abijah} the name of several Israelite men and two Israelitesses

BDB 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 021)

Origin
From H1 and H3050
Bible Usage
{Abiah} Abijah.