`Abdown

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5658 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!wdb[from (05647)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`AbdownNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ab-dohn'
Definition
Abdon = "servile" n pr m
  1. a judge of Israel in the time of the judges; perhaps the same as 'Bedan'
  2. a Benjamite, son of Shashak
  3. a Gibeonite, son of Jehiel and a grandson of Gideon
  4. son of Micah in the time of king Josiah of Judah; also 'Achbor' n pr loc
  5. a city in Asher allotted to the Gershonite Levites; located 10 miles (16 km) north of Accho; modern 'Abdeh'
NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
Abdon 8
NAS Verse Count
Joshua1
Judges2
1 Chronicles4
2 Chronicles1


Total8
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for `Abdown". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .