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Abdeel (father of Shelemiah)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Abdeel
Abdeel (עַבְדְּאֵל‎, avde'el). Father of Shelemiah; Shelemiah was an official in Jehoiakim’s court (Jer 36:26).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Abdeel (Person)
ABDEEL (PERSON) [Heb ʿabdĕʾēl (עַבְדְּאֵל)]. The father of Shelemiah, an official of unspecified status under Jehoiakim, King of Judah (Jer 36:26—LXX 43:26). Together with Jerahmeel and Seraiah, Shelemiah was ordered by the king to seize Baruch the scribe and Jeremiah the prophet (cf. Jer 26:20–24
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Abdeel
Abdeel. Shelemiah’s father. Shelemiah was an officer sent by King Jehoiakim of Judah to arrest Jeremiah and Baruch after the king had read (and burned) their prophetic scroll (Jer 36:26).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Abdeel
ABDEEL Shelemiah’s father. Shelemiah was an officer sent by King Jehoiakim of Judah to arrest Jeremiah and Baruch after the king had read and burned their prophetic scroll (Jer 36:26).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Abdeel
ABDEEL. Father of Shelemiah (Jer 36:26), who served Jehoiakim. Shelemiah was ordered by the king to help arrest the prophet Jeremiah and his scribe Baruch.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Abdeel
Abdeel (Heb. ʿaḇdĕʾēl)The father of Shelemiah, one of Jehoiakim’s courtiers (Jer. 36:26).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Abdeel
Abdeel [ăbˊdĭ əl] (Heb. ˓aḇde˒ēl “servant of God”). The father of Shelemiah, one of Jehoiakim’s courtiers (Jer. 36:26).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Abdeel
AB´DEEL (abʹdē-ēl; “servant of God”). The father of Shelemaiah, one of those appointed to seize Jeremiah (Jer. 36:26), before 606 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Abdeel
ABDEEL [AB dih ell] (servant of God) — the father of Shelemiah, who was commanded by Jehoiakim, king of Judah, to arrest Jeremiah the prophet and Baruch the scribe (Jer. 36:26).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ABDEEL
ABDEEL<ab’-de-el> ( עַבְדַּאֵל‎ [̀abhdeel], “servant of God”): The father of Shelemiah, one of the officers whom King Jehoiakim commanded to arrest Baruch, the scribe, and Jeremiah the prophet (Jeremiah 36:26).
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Relatives
Shelemiah Son