7. Abia
Strong's Concordance
Abia: Abijah, Abia, the name of two Israelites
Original Word: Ἀβιά, ὁ
Part of Speech: Proper Noun, Indeclinable
Transliteration: Abia
Phonetic Spelling: (ab-ee-ah')
Short Definition: Abijah
Definition: Abijah, (a) a king, son of Rehoboam, (b) founder of the eighth class of priests.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon

Ἀβιά, indeclinable proper name (Josephus, Antiquities 7, 10, 3; 8, 10, 1 Ἀβίας (Winer's Grammar, § 6, 1 m.), ), אֲבִיָה and אֲבִיָהוּ (my father is Jehovah), Abia (or Abijah, cf. B. D. under the word),

1. a king of Judah, son of Rehoboam: Matthew 1:7 (1 Kings 14:31; 1 Kings 15:1).

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.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of Hebrew origin ('Abiyah); Abijah, the name of two Israelites -- Abia.

see HEBREW 'Abiyah

Forms and Transliterations
Αβια Ἀβιά Ἀβιὰ Abia Abiá Abià
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3 Occurrences

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

Matthew 1:7 N
GRK: τὸν Ἀβιά Ἀβιὰ δὲ ἐγέννησεν
NAS: of Abijah, and Abijah the father
KJV: Abia; and Abia begat Asa;
INT: Abijah Abijah moreover was father of

Luke 1:5 N
GRK: ἐξ ἐφημερίας Ἀβιά καὶ γυνὴ
NAS: of the division of Abijah; and he had a wife
KJV: of the course of Abia: and his
INT: of [the] division of Abijah and wife

3 Occurrences

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