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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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Ahab

(ˈeɪhæb)
n
(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•hab

(ˈeɪ hæb)

n.
a king of Israel and husband of Jezebel, reigned 874?–853? B.C. I Kings 16–22.
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MATHEWSON, CONVERGENCE Behavior in Disasters: A Problem in Social Control 29-60 (1957), https://ia800304.us.archive.org/10/items/convergencebehav00fritrich/convergenceb ehav 00fritrich.pdf [https://perma.cc/ZCW4-XZ5Z] (archived Sept.
We read, "Some rime after that, when Moses had grown up, he went out to his kinsmen (ehav) and witnessed their labors.
Just one look was all it took for the king to cherish her (va-ye'ehav) with full covenantal love (2:17).