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Abda (Nehemiah 11)1

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Father*Shammua (Nehemiah 11)1
     Abda (Nehemiah 11) was the son of Shammua (Nehemiah 11).1
     Abda (Nehemiah 11) and Obadiah (1 Chron 9), son of Shammua (Nehemiah 11), were possibly the same person.2


in JerusalemAbda (Nehemiah 11) is head of household on the census of Nehemiah 11 in Jerusalem.1
Last Edited23 Jun 2018


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984), Neh 11:17. Hereinafter cited as NIV. And Abda son of Shammua, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun.
  2. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, 1 Chronicles 9:16. and Obadiah the son of Shemaiah, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun,.