Examples from the Web for abdias
Abdias therefore went to meet Achab, and told him: and Achab came to meet Elias.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Abdias, Marcellus, and Hegesippus have all three written this story.
He to whom we owe the most circumstantial gospel that we possess deserved a better historian than Abdias.
Abdias, Marcellinus and Hegisippus have each related this story, with a little difference in the details.
British Dictionary definitions for abdias (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for abdias (2 of 2)
noun Old Testament
Word Origin and History for abdias
masc. proper name, fourth of the Twelve Prophets of the Old Testament, from Hebrew Obhadyah, literally "servant of the Lord," from abhadh "he served, worshipped," related to Arabic 'abada "he served," 'abd "slave, worshipper."