Abinadab (son of Saul)
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Abinadab died in battle on Mount Gilboa along with his father Saul and his brothers Jonathan and Malchishua (1 Sam 31:2; 1 Chr 10:2). Abinadab is listed as one of Saul’s sons in the genealogies in 1 Chronicles (1 Chr 8:33; 9:39).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
ABINADAB (PERSON) [Heb ʾăbı̂nādāb (אֲבִינָדָב)]. The name of three individuals. It means “my father is noble.”1. The father of Eleazar, Uzzah, and possibly Ahio, if the latter is a proper name and not a reference to Eleazar “his brother” (1 Sam 7:1; 2 Sam 6:3, 4; 1 Chr 13:7). The men of the Gibeonite
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Abinadab. 1. Resident of Kiriath-jearim to whose home the ark of God was brought on its return by the Philistines (1 Sm 6:21–7:2).2. Jesse’s second son, and brother of David (1 Sm 16:8; 17:13; 1 Chr 2:13). This Abinadab served in Saul’s army for part of the Philistine war.3. kjv form of Ben-abinadab,
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
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Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Abinadab (Heb. ʾăḇɩ̂nādāḇ)1. The father of Eleazer. 1 Sam. 7:1 reports that men from Kiriath-jearim moved the ark from Beth-shemesh to the “house of Abinadab” where the newly consecrated son of Abinadab, Eleazar, took responsibility for the ark. Abinadab was also the father of Uzzah and possibly
Catholic Bible Dictionary
ABINADAB (Hebrew, “my father is noble”)1. In 1 Sam 7:1, a man from Kiriath-jearim whose house was used to store the ark of the covenant after it had been recovered from the Philistines and brought from Beth-shemesh. His son, Eleazar, was consecrated and given responsibility for the ark.2. The second
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Abin´adab1. A Levite, a native of Kirjath-jearim, in whose house the ark remained 20 years. 1 Sam. 7:1, 2; 1 Chron. 13:7. (b.c. 1124.)2. Second son of Jesse, who followed Saul to his war against the Philistines. 1 Sam. 16:8; 17:13. (b.c. 1063.)3. A son of Saul, who was clain with his brothers at the
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