: a king of Israel in the ninth century b.c. and husband of Jezebel

Word History


Hebrew Aḥĕ'ābh

First Known Use

1540, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Ahab was in 1540

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“Ahab.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ahab. Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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