Definitions for abelˈeɪ bəl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word abel

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

A•belˈeɪ bəl(n.)

  1. the second son of Adam and Eve, slain by his brother, Cain. Gen. 4.

    Category: Bible

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.

Translation

Find a translation for the abel definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these abel definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"abel." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 1 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/abel>.

Are we missing a good definition for abel?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for abel: