Word Summary
Abinadab: "my father is noble", three Israelites
Original Word: אֲבִינָדָב
Transliteration: Abinadab
Phonetic Spelling: (ab-ee-naw-dawb')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: "my father is noble", three Israelites
Meaning: Abinadab -- "my father is noble", three Israelites
Strong's Concordance

From 'ab and nadab; father of generosity (i.e. Liberal); Abinadab, the name of four Israelites -- Abinadab.

see HEBREW 'ab

see HEBREW nadab


H41. Abinadab

אֲבִינָדָבproper name, masculine (my father is noble)

1 a man of Gibeah in whose house the ark tarried 1 Samuel 7:1; 2 Samuel 6:3 (twice in verse); 6:4; 1 Chronicles 13:7.

2 a son of Jesse 1 Samuel 16:8; 17:13; 1 Kings 4:11 (? perhaps otherwise unknown; Klo proposes בְּ אֲבִינֵר‎).

3 a son of Saul 1 Samuel 31:2; 1 Chronicles 8:33; 9:39; 10:2.