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From the Hebrew word עבדון (abdon, servant). Compare Arabic عَبْد (ʿabd) (as in Abdullah), which also means servant.

Proper nounEdit

Abdon (countable and uncountable, plural Abdons)

  1. The tenth judge of Israel. (biblical character)
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      And after him Abdon the son of Hillel, a Pirathonite, judged Israel. And he had forty sons and thirty nephews, that rode on threescore and ten ass colts: and he judged Israel eight years.
  2. (rare) A male given name.

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Abdon m

  1. A male given name, cognate to Abdon