Given Name ABIJAH

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: אֲבִיָה (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: ə-BIE-jə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "my father is YAHWEH" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of several characters, both male and female, including the second king of Judah.
VARIANT: Abiah
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Abia (Biblical Greek), 'Aviyah (Biblical Hebrew), Abia (Biblical Latin), Aviya (Hebrew)

Categories

biblical, biblical women, kings
Entry updated December 8, 2017