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Definition of the noun ahab

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  1. according to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC)


  1. Ahab was the seventh king of Israel since Jeroboam I, the son and successor of Omri, and the husband of Jezebel of Sidon, according to the Hebrew Bible.
  2. Ahab a.k.a. Arlene Castillo is a costume designer.


  1. Ahab is a German funeral doom metal band founded in 2004 by Midnattsol guitarists Christian Hector and Daniel Droste and former Endzeit guitarist Stephan Adolph. The band is named after Captain Ahab, a character in the novel Moby-Dick by Herman Melville. Along with its name, the band also draws thematic and lyrical inspiration from Moby Dick – some songs even feature direct quotations from the book.
  2. Ahab a.k.a. a.h.a.b. is a musical group.

There are other groups with in their name, like Ahab Rex.


  1. Ahab, a fictional supervillain in the Marvel Comics universe. Based upon Herman Melville's Captain Ahab but also named after Stan Lee's childhood friend Rory Campbell from Portland, Oregon, Ahab is a cyborg. Ahab's first appearance was a cameo in Fantastic Four Annual #23, as part of the "Days of Future Present" storyline.
  2. Ahab is a fictional character from the 2011 animated short film Dr Breakfast.
  3. Ahab is a fictional film character.


"Ahab" is a musical album of Tony Garone.

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ahab

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Google previewJezebel's Puppets (2016)

Exposing the Agenda of False Prophets by Jennifer LeClaire

Ahab is a compromiser who tolerates sin.

Ahab is an idolatrous covenant breaker.

Google previewHerman Melville (2008)

Moby Dick and Other Works by Raychel Haugrud Reiff

"Ungodly" Ahab is a type of anti-Job who refuses to acknowledge any power higher than himself. Unlike the biblical Job who humbly...

Google previewTo the Sea Again (2014)

Classic Sailing Stories by Tom McCarthy

Even Ahab is a braver thing—a nobler thing than that. Would now the wind but had a body; but all the things that most exasperate and outrage mortal man, all these things are bodiless, but only bodiless as objects, not as agents.There's a most ...

Google previewThe Penis Name Book (2010)

A Guide to Naming Man's Best Friend by David Rosenthal, Saryn Chorney

The penis rating system 1 2 3 4 5 AHAB OrigiN: Ahab is the name of the doomed sea.

Google preview10 Classic Epics (2011)

by Golgotha Press

Even Ahab is a braver thing--a nobler thing than that. Would now the wind but had a body; but all the things that most exasperate and outrage mortal man, all these things are bodiless, but only bodiless as objects, not as agents. There's a most ...

Google previewAll Things Shining (2011)

Reading the Western Classics to Find Meaning in a Secular Age by Hubert Dreyfus, Sean Dorrance Kelly

Ahab is a combination of Kant's theory of human beings as au- tonomous selves and Dante's religious hope for eternal bliss. But these accounts, each unlivable on its own, are the worst kind of wickedness when brought together. They account ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Dictionary of Allusions (1999)

by Elizabeth Webber, Mike Feinsilber

Ahab 6 buy another pack of cigarettes — anything to undo that terrible number. And by Ty Burr in Entertainment Weekly, May 9, 1997, on the development of MSN, Microsoft Network: Well, MSN is hardly purring yet, but some of the older shows ...

Google previewThe New Unger's Bible Dictionary (2009)

by Merrill F. Unger

Ahab built him a temple and an altar in Samaria and made a grove for the impure orgies of the goddess Asherah (1 Kings 16:29-33). So strong was the tide of corruption that it appeared as if the knowledge of the true God would be lost among ...

Google previewEerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (2000)

by David Noel Freedman, Allen C. Myers, Astrid B. Beck

AGUR AHAB quired special installations such as the yeqeb and gat for wine- making and the olive press for making oiL The most efficient olive press in the Israelite period was the beam press. Oil was used not just as food, but also for lighting ...

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Small photo of Death of Ahab. Engraved by J.Kip and published in The history of the Old and New Testament, United Kingdom, 1703.Small photo of The death of Ahab - Picture from The Holy Scriptures, Old and New Testaments books collection published in 1885, Stuttgart-Germany. Drawings by Gustave Dore.Small photo of PARIS, APRIL 11: Relief from Madeleine church - prophet and king Ahab - old testament scene from year 1837 by M. Triqueti on April 11, 2004, Paris.Small photo of The excavations at Samaria. Ruins of Ahab's Palace More...

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Scrabble value of A1H4A1B3

The value of this 4-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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