Ahab Definition

āhăb
noun
A wicked king of Israel of the 9th cent. b.c.: husband of Jezebel: 1 Kings 16:29-22:40
Webster's New World
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pronoun

A king of Israel, mentioned in the Bible.

Wiktionary
A male given name, very rarely used.
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other
King of Israel who, according to the Bible, accepted his wife Jezebel's worship of Baal, thereby incurring Elijah's wrath.
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Origin of Ahab

  • From Hebrew אַחְאָב (Ach'av, “father’s brother”); from אַח (ach, “brother”) + אָב (av, “father”).

    From Wiktionary

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