Aaron to Abigail
Meaning of Bible Names

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Aaron
Light bringer, a teacher, lofty, mountain of strength
Strong's #H175

References
Exodus 4 - 12, 15 - 19, 24, 27 - 32, 34 - 35, 38 - 40, Leviticus 1 - 3, 6 - 11, 13 - 17, 21 - 22, 24, Numbers 1 - 4, 6 - 10, 12 - 20, 25 - 27, 33, Deuteronomy 9 - 10, 32, Joshua 21, 24, Judges 20, 1Samuel 12, 1Chronicles 6, 15, 23 - 24, etc.

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Abaddon
Destroying angel, destruction
Strong's #G3

For more information see our article on different names for the devil.

References
Revelation 9:11

Abagtha
God-given
Strong's #H5

References
Esther 1:10

Abana
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Abarim
Regions beyond, passages
Strong's #H5682

Name of mountains located east of the Jordan River in the land of Moab.

References
Numbers 27:12, 33:47 - 48, Deuteronomy 32:49

Abba
Father
Strong's #G5

For more information see our article on different names for God.

References
Matthew 14:36, Romans 8:15, Galatians 4:6

Abednego
Servant of Nebo
Strong's #H5664, #H5665

References
Daniel 1:6 - 20, 2:17, 49, 3:12 - 30

Abel
Breath
Strong's #H1893

The second son of Adam and Eve who was murdered by his brother Cain.

References
Genesis 4, Matthew 23:35, Luke 11:51, Hebrews 11:4, 12:24

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Abelbethmaachah
Meadow (house) of Beth-Maakah
Strong's #H62

Sheba, who sought to lead a rebellion against King David, fled to Abelbethmaachah. A wise woman convinced the city to behead Sheba in order to spare its destruction.

Syrian King Benhadad, responding to King Asa of Judah's request for help, conquers the city. Abelbethmaachah is also one of the places attacked by Assyria's King Tiglathpileser.

References
1Kings 15:20, 2Kings 15:29, 2Samuel 20:14 - 15

Abelmizraim
Meadow of Egypt, mourning of Egyptians
Strong's #H67

Abelmizraim is located east of the Jordan River. It is where Jacob's entire family, escourted by Egyptians, took his embalmed body to mourn his death. After their mourning, they bury his body in the same cave where Abraham, his grandfather, is located.

References
Genesis 50:11

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Abelshittim
Meadow of acacias, mourning of thorns
Strong's #H63

Abelshittim, located in the plains of Moab, is the last place the children of Israel camped before crossing over the Jordan River.

References
Numbers 33:49

Abiah
Jehovah is (my) father, father of Jah
Strong's #H29

References
1Samuel 8:2, 1Chronicles 2:24, 6:28, 7:8

Abiathar
Father of abundance, my father is great
Strong's #H54

References
1Samuel 22:20 - 22, 1Samuel 23:6, 9, 30:7, 2Samuel 8:17, 15:24 - 36, 17:15, 19:11, 20:25, 1Kings 1:7, 19, 25, 42, 2:22 - 35, 4:4, 1Chronicles 15:11, 18:16, 24:6, 27:34, Mark 2:26

Abib
Green (meaning young), tender
Strong's #H24

First month of the Hebrew sacred year.

References
Exodus 13:4, 23:15, 34:18, Deuteronomy 16:1

Abida
Father of knowledge, my father knows
Strong's #H28

References
Genesis 25:4, 1Chronicles 1:33

Abiel
Father of God, El (God) is (my) father
Strong's #H22

References
1Samuel 9:1, 14:51, 1Chronicles 11:32

Abiezer
My father is help, father of help, helpful
Strong's #H44

References
Joshua 17:2, Judges 6:34, 8:2, 2Samuel 23:27, 1Chronicles 7:18, 11:28, 27:12

Abigail
My father is my joy, my father is joy
Strong's #H26

Wife of Nabal who ultimately became one of David's wives.

References
1Samuel 25, 27:3, 30:5, 2Samuel 2:2, 3:3, 17:25, 1Chronicles 2:16 - 17, 3:1

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