abel

  1. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829)
  2. (Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Abel was killed by Cain

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Abel

(from the article `Denmark`) Valdemar`s son Erik was crowned (1232) during his father`s lifetime, and his other sons, Abel and Christopher, were proclaimed dukes; Abel was given ...
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Abel

Niels Henrik Abel noun Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829)
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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
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Abel

[crater] Abel is an ancient lunar crater that lies near the southeast limb of the Moon`s near side. It is located to the south of the crater Barnard, at the northwest edge of the Mare Australe. The rim of Abel is heavily eroded and distorted in shape, forming a somewhat polygonal figure. It is incised and overlaid by past impacts. The satel...
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Abel

[given name] Abel is a biblical forename which may derive from the Hebrew Hebel, itself derived from hevel (breath or vapour), or from the Assyrian for son. In reference to the biblical story, Abel is usually linked with his brother, as Cain and Abel. Based on its occurrence in the Bible the name Abel has been used in many European language...
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Abel

[hominid] Abel is the name given to the only specimen ever discovered of Australopithecus bahrelghazali. Abel was found in January 1995 in Chad in the Kanem Region by the paleontologist Michel Brunet, who named the fossil `Abel` in memory of his close friend Abel Brillanceau, who had died of malaria in 1989. Of Abel remains only part of a j...
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Abel

Abel (AY buhl) In the Bible, the second son of Adam and Eve, murdered by his older brother Cain: 'Cain talked with Abel his brother; and it came to pass, when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother, and slew him.' Genesis 4:8.
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Abel

Abel is an English name for boys. The meaning is `breath, father of nations` The name Abel is most commonly given to Dutch boys. (2 times more often than to American boys.) Use for the other sex: Abelina What do they use in other countries? Abie Abey The name sounds like: Abiel, Abyel See also: Abelard
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Abel

Abel, in the Bible, son of Adam and Eve, a shepherd, killed by his older brother, Cain; in the Gospel of St. Matthew, mentioned as the first martyr.
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Abel

Abel, in the Bible. 1. Ostensibly a place name. The RSV text does not give the name. 2. See Abel-beth-maachah.
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Abel

In the bible, Abel was the second son of Adam. He was killed by his brother Cain.
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Abel

In the Old Testament (Genesis 4), the second son of Adam and Eve; as a shepherd, he made burnt offerings of meat to God which were more acceptable than the fruits offered by his brother Cain; he was...
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Abel

In the Old Testament (Genesis 4), the second son of Adam and Eve; as a shepherd, he made burnt offerings of meat to God which were more acceptable than the fruits offered by his brother Cain; he was killed by the jealous Cain. This was the first death recounted in the Bible
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Abel

in the Old Testament, second son of Adam and Eve, who was slain by his older brother, Cain (Genesis 4:1–16). According to Genesis, Abel, a shepherd, ... [2 related articles]
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Abel

[n] - Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829) 2. [n] - (Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man
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