also known as: Abiud and Ahihud
Meaning: father (i.e., “possessor”) of renown.
This was the name of 2 biblical men.
Abihud (Ahihud), a son of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 8:3)
also known as: Ahihud (1 Chr. 8:7)
Prince Abihud, a descendant of Zerubbabel and father of Eliakim
also known as: Abiud (Matthew 1:13), Juda (Luke 3:26), and Obadiah (1 Chronicles 3:21)
This royal descendant of King David is in the direct line to Joseph the legal father of Jesus Christ by adoption.
Article Version: March 13, 2019