Abia

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Abia

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

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German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Abia m (genitive Abias)

  1. A male given name

Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Abia (m)

  1. A male given name

Proper noun[edit]

Abia (f)

  1. A female given name

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Abīa m (indeclinable)

  1. Abijah

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀβία (Abía).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Abia f sg (genitive Abiae); first declension

  1. a town of Messenia situated near the borders with Laconia
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

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

References[edit]

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