Associations to the word «Obadiah»

Wiktionary

OBADIAH, proper noun. A book of the Old Testament of the Bible, and of the Tanakh.
OBADIAH, proper noun. A minor prophet.
OBADIAH, proper noun. A male given name of biblical origin.

Dictionary definition

OBADIAH, noun. A Hebrew minor prophet.
OBADIAH, noun. An Old Testament book telling Obadiah's prophecies; the shortest book in the Christian Bible.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats