abishai

  • 1 ABISHAI — ABISHAI, the son of Zeruiah, brother of joab and asahel and nephew of David. Abishai was one of David s most loyal military officers. He was one of David s three mighty men and is credited with killing 300 people (II Sam. 23:18). Additionally, he …

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  • 2 Abishai — may refer to:*Abishai (Bible), the father of (i.e., desirous of ) a gift, the eldest son of Zeruiah, David s sister. It is also the name of the Semitic chief who offers gifts to the lord of Beni Hassan. *Abishai (Dungeons Dragons), a fictional… …

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  • 3 Abishai —    Father of (i.e., desirous of ) a gift, the eldest son of Zeruiah, David s sister. He was the brother of Joab and Asahel (2 Sam. 2:18; 1 Chr. 2:16). Abishai was the only one who accompanied David when he went to the camp of Saul and took the… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 4 Abishai — A loyal soldier in David s band who had to be restrained from killing Saul when he was resting from the pursuit of his young rival (1 Sam. 26:9). Abishai was later implicated with Joab (2 Sam. 3:30) in the tit for tat murder of Abner, who had… …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 5 Abishai — (fl. llth 10th cent, BCE)    Israelite general. He was commander of David s army. He fought heroically and once saved David s life in battle (II Samuel 21:16 17) …

    Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • 6 Abishai (Bible) — Abishai was the (i.e., desirous of ) the eldest son of Zeruiah, David s sister. He was the brother of Joab and Asahel (2 Sam. 2:18; 1 Chr. 2:16). Abishai was the only one who accompanied David when he went to the camp of Saul and took the spear… …

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  • 7 Abishai (Dungeons & Dragons) — context Abishai are a fictional species of baatezu (devils) in the Dungeons Dragons role playing game. The abishai are humanoid creatures that resemble gargoyles or humanoid dragons. There are five kinds, easily distinguishable by color (black,… …

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  • 8 Devil (Dungeons & Dragons) — Devil Characteristics Alignment Lawful Evil Type Outsider (Fiend) Image Wizards.com image Stats …

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  • 9 King David's Warriors — are a group of biblical characters explicitly singled out by an appendix of the Books of Samuel. The text (2 Samuel 23:8 39) divides them into The Three, of which there are 3, and The Thirty, of which there is somewhere between 30 and 37. The… …

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  • 10 David's Mighty Warriors — (also known as David s Mighty Men or the Gibborim) are a group of biblical characters explicitly singled out by an appendix of the Books of Samuel. The text (2 Samuel 23:8 39) divides them into the Three , of which there are three, and Thirty ,… …

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  • 11 Major planar races — Characteristics Type Outsider (3rd and 3.5 editions) Immortal, elemental or fey humanoid, beast or magical beast (4th edition) In the standard cosmology of Advanced Dungeons Dragons and the 3rd and 3.5 editions of Dungeons Dragons role playing… …

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  • 12 1 Samuel 26 — 1 And the Ziphites came unto Saul to Gibeah, saying, Doth not David hide himself in the hill of Hachilah, which is before Jeshimon? 2 Then Saul arose, and went down to the wilderness of Ziph, having three thousand chosen men of Israel with him,… …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 13 Baator — For the capital of Mongolia, see Ulaanbaatar. In the Dungeons Dragons fantasy role playing game, Baator, also known as the Nine Hells of Baator or the Nine Hells, is a lawful evil aligned plane of existence. It is one of a number of alignment… …

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  • 14 List of Advanced Dungeons & Dragons 2nd edition monsters — See also: Lists of Dungeons Dragons monsters This is the list of Advanced Dungeons Dragons 2nd edition monsters, an important element of that role playing game.[1] This list only includes monsters from official Advanced Dungeons Dragons 2nd… …

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  • 15 Tiamat (Dungeons & Dragons) — Tiamat Tiamat in the background with her human form in the foreground Game background Title(s) The Chromatic Dragon[1], Creator of Evil Dragonkind …

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  • 16 Asahel — For the Israeli settlement outpost, see Asa el Asahel (Hebrew: עשהאל, Greek: ‘Ασεάλ) (also known as Asael, Asaell, and Assael) was the youngest son of Zeruiah, daughter of Jesse. The name means Made by God. Asahel was the nephew of King David, as …

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  • 17 Baatezu — Dans le jeu de rôle fantasy Donjons et dragons (D D), les baatezu (également appelés diables, même si ces deux termes ne sont pas parfaitement synonymes, comme expliqué plus bas) sont une puissante variété de monstres utilisés pour défier les… …

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  • 18 2 Samuel 18 — 1 And David numbered the people that were with him, and set captains of thousands, and captains of hundreds over them. 2 And David sent forth a third part of the people under the hand of Joab, and a third part under the hand of Abishai the son of …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 19 EDOM — (Heb. אֱדוֹם), a land in the south of eastern Transjordan, the southeastern neighbor of Palestine. The Country The land of Edom is the most common name for the Edomite territory. It had, however, other names and appellations, both prosaic and… …

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  • 20 Books of Samuel — The Books of Samuel (Hebrew: Sefer Sh muel ספר שמואל) are part of the Tanakh (part of Judaism s Hebrew Bible) and also of the Christian Old Testament. The work was originally written in Hebrew, and the Book(s) of Samuel originally formed a single …

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