Abihail (Ab´uh-hayl)

1 The father of Zuriel of the Merari clan (Num 3:35). 2 Abishur’s wife, mother of Ahban and Molid (1Chr 2:29). 3 A Gadite specified in a genealogy (1Chr 5:14). 4 A descendant of Jesse and the mother of Rehoboam’s wife Mahalath (2Chr 11:18). 5 The father of Esther and uncle of Mordecai (Esth 2:15; Esth 9:29).

Num 3:35

35The head of the ancestral house of the clans of Merari was Zuriel son of Abihail; they were to camp on the north side of the tabernacle.

1Chr 2:29

29The name of Abishur's wife was Abihail, and she bore him Ahban and Molid.

1Chr 5:14

14These were the sons of Abihail son of Huri, son of Jaroah, son of Gilead, son of Michael, son of Jeshishai, son of Jahdo, son of Buz;

2Chr 11:18

Rehoboam's Marriages
18Rehoboam took as his wife Mahalath daughter of Jerimoth son of David, and of Abihail daughter of Eliab son of Jesse.

Esth 2:15

15When the turn came for Esther daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai, who had adopted her as his own daughter, to go in to the king, she asked for nothing ... View more

Esth 9:29

29Queen Esther daughter of Abihail, along with the Jew Mordecai, gave full written authority, confirming this second letter about Purim.

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