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  1. Abilene is a city in Taylor and Jones counties in west central Texas. The population was 117,063 according to the 2010 census making it the twenty-seventh most populous city in the state of Texas. It is the principal city of the Abilene Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a 2011 estimated population of 166,416. It is the county seat of Taylor County. Dyess Air Force Base is located on the west side of the city.
  2. Abilene is a city in and the county seat of Dickinson County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 6,844. The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum is located in Abilene.
  3. Abilene or simply Abila was a plain, a district in Coele-Syria, of which the chief town was Abila Lysaniou. The limits of this region are nowhere exactly defined, but it seems to have included the eastern slopes of Anti-Lebanon range, and to have extended south and southeast of Damascus as far as the borders of Galilaea, Batanaea, and Trachonitis. According to Flavius Josephus, Abilene was a separate Iturean kingdom until 37 AD.
  4. Abilene is a Venue, Building in Rochester.
  5. Abilene is a small unincorporated community farming community in Charlotte County, Virginia, United States. It is centered on the local convenience store Abilene Junction, formerly known as Abilene Grocery. Located on the Norfolk Southern Railroad line, Abilene Junction was once a popular stop for tourists riding the train, providing them with refreshments, hot meals, and Southern hospitality. Currently, Abilene consists of numerous small farms, producing mainly tobacco, hay, and beef. One of the last wooden bridges left in Charlotte County existed in Abilene until late 2009, when a stray fire burnt it to the point that it was structurally unsound.

There are other places with in their name, like Abilene Christian University.


  1. "Abilene" is a song written by Bob Gibson, Lester Brown and John D. Loudermilk, and recorded by American country music artist George Hamilton IV. The song reached number one on the U.S. country music chart for four weeks, and peaked at number 15 on the pop music charts. George Hamilton IV performed "Abilene" in the 1963 movie Hootenanny Hoot.
  2. "Abilene" is a musical single of Tim Armstrong.
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  3. "Abilene" is a composition.
  4. "Abilene" is a musical EP of Dave Alvin.
  5. "Abilene" is a musical album of Abilene.
    • released in (16 years ago)


"Abilene" is a 1995 short film directed by Rebecca Cely.

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Google previewLexicon of Geologic Names of the United States (1938)

(including Alaska) by Mary Grace Wilmarth

So-called Abilene col. is Tert. [See fuller statement under #Marion frn. Other geologists continued to classify these beds as Perm.] E. C. Parker, 1925 (A. A. P. G. Bull., vol . 9, No.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Western Gunfighters (1991)

by Bill O'Neal

Appointed to Abilene 's police force in June, 1871, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evangelicalism (2004)

by Randall Herbert Balmer

Abilene Christian University denomination, the Baptist Union of Western Canada. In the throes of the Great Depres- sion, Aberhart discovered the economic theories of C. H. Douglas, which blamed distant government and financial powers for ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Lawmen, Outlaws, and Gunfighters (2014)

by Leon Claire Metz

ABILENE, Kansas Kansas did not become a state until January 29, 1861, and it sided with the Union during the Civil War. Strong Confederate guerrilla activity ripped the state asunder, actions that helped set the stage for confrontations ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forms and Precedents for Pleading and Practice, at Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts (1897)

by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, Thomas Edward O'Brien, James Cockcroft

Abilene Town-Site Co., 4ยป Kan. 98.) [( Title of court and cause.)] Whereas, the above named, the Abilene Town-Site Company, a corporation duly organized under the laws of the State of Kansas, intends to appeal to the district court of said ...

Google previewDictionary of Texas Artists, 1800-1945 (1999)

by Paula L. Grauer, Michael R. Grauer

Abilene. Birthdate: 1909. Birthplace: Trent, Tex. Deathdate: 1994. Deathplace: Abilene. Studied: Abilene Christian College; H. A. De Young; E. Eisenlohr; Reaugh; ...

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