Abda in Easton's Bible Dictionary
servant. (1.) The father of Adoniram, whom Solomon set over
tribute (1 Kings 4:6); i.e., the forced labour (R.V.,
(2.) A Levite of the family of Jeduthun (Neh. 11:17),
called Obadiah (1 Chr. 9:16).
Abda in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
("a servant".) 1. 1 Kings 4:6.
2. Nehemiah 11:17; the Obadiah of 1 Chronicles 9:16,
"the principal to begin the thanksgiving in prayer."
Abda in Hitchcock's Bible Names
a servant; servitude
Abda in Naves Topical Bible
Father of Adoniram
Abda in Smiths Bible Dictionary
1. Father of Adoniram. 1Ki 4:6
2. Son of Shammua, Ne 11:17 called Obadiah in 1Ch 9:16
Abda in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
ab'-da (`abhda', perhaps, by abbreviation, "servant of
Yahweh"): (1) The father of Adoniram, King Solomon's
superintendent of forced labor (1 Ki 4:6). (2) A Levite
mentioned in the statistical note in Neh (11:17). This "Abda
the son of Shammua" is in the partly duplicate passage in 1 Ch
(9:16) called "Obadiah the son of Shemaiah."
Abda in Wikipedia
servant, or perhaps an abbreviated form of servant of YHWH
(1.) The father of Adoniram, whom Solomon set over the tribute
(1 Kings 4:6); i.e., the forced labour (R.V., "levy").
(2.) A Levite of the family of Jeduthun (Nehemiah 11:17), also
called Obadiah (1 Chronicles 9:16).
Abda Scripture - 1 Kings 4:6
And Ahishar [was] over the household: and Adoniram the son of
Abda [was] over the tribute.
Abda Scripture - Nehemiah 11:17
And Mattaniah the son of Micha, the son of Zabdi, the son of
Asaph, [was] the principal to begin the thanksgiving in
prayer: and Bakbukiah the second among his brethren, and Abda
the son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun.