Obadiah

noun
Oba·di·ah | \ˌō-bə-ˈdī-ə \

Definition of Obadiah 

1 : a Hebrew prophet

2 : a prophetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see Bible Table

First Known Use of Obadiah

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Obadiah

Hebrew ʽŌbhadhyāh

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