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adoniram


adoniram


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Adoniram 
  (Adoram,  1  Kings  12:18),  the  son  of  Abda,  was  "over  the 
  tribute,"  i.e.,  the  levy  or  forced  labour.  He  was  stoned  to 
  death  by  the  people  of  Israel  (1  Kings  4:6;  5:14) 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Adoniram,  my  Lord  is  most  high;  Lord  of  might  and  elevation