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abiel


abiel


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Abiel 
  father  (i.e.,  "possessor")  of  God  =  "pious."  (1.)  The  son  of 
  Zeror  and  father  of  Ner,  who  was  the  grandfather  of  Saul  (1  Sam. 
  14:51;  1  Chr.  8:33;  9:39).  In  1  Sam.  9:1,  he  is  called  the 
  "father,"  probably  meaning  the  grandfather,  of  Kish.  (2.)  An 
  Arbathite,  one  of  David's  warriors  (1  Chr.  11:32);  called  also 
  Abi-albon  (2  Sam.  23:31). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Abiel,  God  my  father