Greek - English Dictionary
G7 - Abia
|Word Origin:||Of Hebrew origin [H29]|
|Part of Speech:||Proper Name Masculine|
Abijah the name of two Israelites
Abijah = "my father is Jah (Jehovah)"
1. a priest, the head of a priestly family from whom when David divided the priests into 24 classes, Abia was the 8th order
2. son and successor to Rehoboam on the throne of Judah
Abia ( 2 )
Abijah ( 1 )
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.