Absalom meaning

ăbsə-ləm
David's favorite son, killed after rebelling against his father: 2 Sam. 18
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In the Bible, a son of David who staged a revolt against his father's kingship and was killed in the ensuing battle.
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The third son of David, king of Israel.
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(rare) A male given name.
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Origin of absalom

  • Hebrew אַבְשָׁלוֹם (Avšalom, “father of peace”), from אָב (av, “father”) + שָׁלוֹם (shalom, “peace”).

    From Wiktionary