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In the Bible, the son of Adam and Eve who was slain by his elder brother, Cain.
(Bible) Old Testament the second son of Adam and Eve, a shepherd, murdered by his brother Cain (Genesis 4:1–8)
the second son of Adam and Eve, slain by his brother, Cain. Gen. 4.
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|Noun||1.||Abel - Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829)|
|2.||Abel - (Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Abel was killed by Cain|
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible