Abia: Abijah, Abia, the name of two IsraelitesOriginal Word: Ἀβιά, ὁ
Part of Speech: Proper Noun, Indeclinable
Phonetic Spelling: (ab-ee-ah')
Short Definition: Abijah
Definition: Abijah, (a) a king, son of Rehoboam, (b) founder of the eighth class of priests.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of Hebrew origin Abiyyah
Abijah, Abia, the name of two Isr.
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 7: Ἀβιά
Ἀβιά, indeclinable proper name (Josephus, Antiquities 7, 10, 3; 8, 10, 1 ὁ Ἀβίας (Winer's Grammar, § 6, 1 m.), ), אֲבִיָה and אֲבִיָהוּ (my father is Jehovah), Abia (or Abijah, cf. B. D.
2. a priest, the head of a sacerdotal family, from whom, when David divided the priests into twenty-four classes (1 Chronicles 24:10), the class Abia, the eighth in order, took its name: Luke 1:5. Of Hebrew origin ('Abiyah); Abijah, the name of two Israelites -- Abia. see HEBREW 'Abiyah
Of Hebrew origin ('Abiyah); Abijah, the name of two Israelites -- Abia.
see HEBREW 'Abiyah
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 7
Ἀβιά — 3 Occ.
Matthew 1:7 N
GRK: ἐγέννησεν τὸν Ἀβιά Ἀβιὰ δὲ
NAS: the father of Abijah, and Abijah
KJV: Roboam begat Abia; and Abia
INT: was father of Abijah Abijah moreover