abimelech defined in 1939 yearabimelech - Abimelech;
abimelech - Hebrew name meaning My father is the king, and possibly a royal title. It occurs in the O.T. in connexion with the Philistine king of Gerar (Gen. 20, 21, and 26); and with the son of Gideon, or Jerubbaal, by a woman of Shechemite nationality (Judges 8 and 9), who made himself king by murdering all his brothers except Jotham, who escaped. He was killed at his own request by his armour-bearer, after being fatally wounded by a woman at the siege of Thebez.
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