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Abiel

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

  • H22 Used 3 times

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Abiel

Father (i.e., "possessor") of God = "pious."

1. The son of Zeror and father of Ner, who was the grandfather of Saul (1 Samuel 14:51; 1 Chronicles 8:33; 9:39). In 1 Samuel 9:1, he is called the "father," probably meaning the grandfather, of Kish.

2. An Arbathite, one of David's warriors (1 Chronicles 11:32); called also Abi-albon (2 Samuel 23:31).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Abiel

God my father


Naves Topical Index
Abiel

1. Saul's grandfather
1 Samuel 14:51

2. A Benjamite
1 Samuel 9:1

3. See Abi-Albon
Abi-Albon


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Abiel or

(father of strength , i.e. strong).

  1. Father of Kish, and consequently grandfather of Saul, (1 Samuel 9:1) as well as of Abner, Saul's commander-in-chief. (1 Samuel 14:51) (B.C. 1093-1055.)
  2. One of David's mighty men. (1 Chronicles 11:32) In (2 Samuel 23:31) he is called ABI-ALBON. (B.C. 1053.)