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Bible Names A-G: Abdi


Abdi in Easton's Bible Dictionary my servant. (1.) 1 Chr. 6:44. (2.) 2 Chr. 29:12. (3.) Ezra 10:26.

Abdi in Fausset's Bible Dictionary ("my servant".) 1. 1 Chronicles 6:44. 2. 2 Chronicles 29:12. 3. Ezra 10:26.

Abdi in Hitchcock's Bible Names my servant

Abdi in Naves Topical Bible Father of Kish 2Ch 29:12

Abdi in Smiths Bible Dictionary (my servant). 1. A Merarite, and ancestor of Ethan the singer. 1Ch 6:44 (B.C. before 1015.) 2. The father of Kish, a Merarite, in the reign of Hezekiah. 2Ch 29:12 (B.C. before 736.) 3. One of the Bene-Elam in the time of Ezra, who had married a foreign wife. Ezr 10:26 (B.C. 659.)

Abdi in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE ab'-di (`abhdi, probably by abbreviation "servant of Yahweh"): (1) A Levite, father of Kishi and grandfather of King David's singer Ethan (1 Ch 6:44; compare 15:17). This makes Abdi a contemporary of Saul the king. (2) A Levite, father of the Kish who was in service at the beginning of the reign of Hezekiah (2 Ch 29:12). Some mistakenly identify this Abdi with the former. (3) A man who in Ezra's time had married a foreign wife (Ezr 10:26). Not a Levite, but "of the sons of Elam."

Abdi in Wikipedia Abdi is also the name of three men in the Hebrew Bible: In 1 Chronicles 6:44 Abdi is a Levite of the family of Merari. In 2 Chronicles 29:12 Abdi is a Levite in the time of King Hezekiah of Judah. This may be the same man as in 1 Chronicles 6:44. In Ezra 10:26 Abdi is the son of Elam, and one of a long list of men who had married foreign wives, and who then sent them away together with their children.

Abdi Scripture - 1 Chronicles 6:44 And their brethren the sons of Merari [stood] on the left hand: Ethan the son of Kishi, the son of Abdi, the son of Malluch,

Abdi Scripture - 2 Chronicles 29:12 Then the Levites arose, Mahath the son of Amasai, and Joel the son of Azariah, of the sons of the Kohathites: and of the sons of Merari, Kish the son of Abdi, and Azariah the son of Jehalelel: and of the Gershonites; Joah the son of Zimmah, and Eden the son of Joah:

Abdi Scripture - Ezra 10:26 And of the sons of Elam; Mattaniah, Zechariah, and Jehiel, and Abdi, and Jeremoth, and Eliah.

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