Word Summary
Abiram: "exalted father", an Israelite name
Original Word: אֲבִירָם
Transliteration: Abiram
Phonetic Spelling: (ab-ee-rawm')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: "exalted father", an Israelite name
Meaning: Abiram -- "exalted father", an Israelite name
Strong's Concordance

From 'ab and ruwm; father of height (i.e. Lofty); Abiram, the name of two Israelites -- Abiram.

see HEBREW 'ab

see HEBREW ruwm


H48. Abiram

אֲבִירָםproper name, masculine ((the) Exalted One is (my) father (see BaeRel 156) compare Assyrian Aburamu (?) KAT2479 compare DlL2, p. 91, 1. 225).

1 a Reubenite, son of Eliab Numbers 16:1, 12, 24, 25, 27 (twice in verse); 26:9; Deuteronomy 11:6; Psalm 106:17.

2 son of Hiel the Bethelite 1 Kings 16:34. compare also following.