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A·hab(ā′hăb′) Ninth century bc.
King of Israel who, according to the Bible, accepted his wife Jezebel's worship of Baal, thereby incurring Elijah's wrath.
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(Bible) Old Testament the king of Israel from approximately 869 to 850 bc and husband of Jezebel: rebuked by Elijah (I Kings 16:29–22:40)
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a king of Israel and husband of Jezebel, reigned 874?–853? B.C. I Kings 16–22.
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|Noun||1.||Ahab - according to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC)|
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