The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 040 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
$lmybafrom (01) and (04428)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ab-ee-mel'-ek Proper Name Masculine
Abimelech = "Melek is father" or "my father is king"
  1. king of Gerar in Abraham's time
  2. king of Gath in David's time; maybe title of Philistine kings
  3. son of Gideon by a concubine
  4. priest, son of Abiathar
King James Word Usage - Total: 67
Abimelech 67
KJV Verse Count
2 Samuel1
1 Chronicles1

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 'Abiymelek". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .