See also: abia

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Abia

  1. A state of Nigeria, created in 1991 from part of Imo.

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GermanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Abia m (genitive Abias)

  1. A male given name

ItalianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Abia (m)

  1. A male given name

Proper nounEdit

Abia (f)

  1. A female given name

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀβῑᾱ́ (Abīā́), from Hebrew אֲבִיָה(ʾĂḇiyyā́, worshipper of Jah)

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Abīa m (indeclinable)

  1. Abijah

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀβία (Abía).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Abia f sg (genitive Abiae); first declension

  1. a town of Messenia situated near the borders with Laconia
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Abia
Genitive Abiae
Dative Abiae
Accusative Abiam
Ablative Abiā
Vocative Abia
Locative Abiae

ReferencesEdit

  • Abia in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly