Bible Encyclopedias

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Abate

Additional Links

a -bāt ´: Used six times in Old Testament for five different Hebrew words, signifying "to diminish," "reduce," "assuage"; of the Flood (Genesis 8:8 ); of strength (Deuteronomy 34:7 ); of pecuniary value (Leviticus 27:18 ); of wrath (Judges 8:3 ); of fire (Numbers 11:2 ).

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain and were generously provided by the folks at WordSearch Software.

Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. Entry for 'Abate'. International Standard Bible Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/isb/a/abate.html. 1915.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
Abase
Next Entry
Abba