What does abel mean?

Definitions for abelˈeɪ bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Abel, Niels Abel, Niels Henrik Abel(noun)

    Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829)

  2. Abel(noun)

    (Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Abel was killed by Cain

Wiktionary

  1. Abel(ProperNoun)

    The son of Adam and Eve who was killed by his brother Cain.

  2. Abel(ProperNoun)

    A male given name.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Abel

    the second son of Adam and Eve; slain by his brother. The death of Abel is the subject of a poem by Gessner and a tragedy by Legouvé.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. abel

    The first squealer.

Anagrams for abel »

  1. able, albe, bale, Elba

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abel in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    He saw a lawyer killing a viper On a dunghill hard, by his own stable And the devil smiled, for it put him in mind Of Cain and his brother, Abel.

  2. Minor Myers:

    If Gregory Abel's that talented, Gregory Abel could have a host of other, extremely lucrative opportunities outside the company, one goal of executive compensation is to retain people who have attractive alternative opportunities.

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