74. Abner
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Abner: "my father is a lamp," an Israelite name
Original Word: אֲבִינֵר
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Abner
Phonetic Spelling: (ab-nare')
Short Definition: Abner

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from ab and ner
"my father is a lamp," an Isr. name
NASB Translation
Abner (62), Abner's (1).

אֲבִינֵר proper name, masculine (my father is Nêr, or is a lamp compare 2 Samuel 21:17; accusative to LagBN 75 = אֲבֶן (= בֶּן) + נֵר = son of Ner; compare ᵐ5 Ἀβεννηρ) — so only 1 Samuel 14:50, elsewhere אַבְנֵר — cousin of Saul, and captain of his host 1 Samuel 14:50,51; 1 Samuel 17:55 (3 t. in verse) + 52 t. 1 & 2Samuel; + 1 Kings 2:5,32; 1 Chronicles 26:28; 1 Chronicles 27:21.


Or (fully) nabiyner {ab-ee-nare'}; from 'ab and niyr; father of light (i.e. Enlightening); Abner, an Israelite -- Abner.

see HEBREW 'ab

see HEBREW niyr

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