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Abel

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

In the Bible, the younger son of Adam and Eve, murdered by his jealous brother Cain, after Abel's offering to God of a lamb was accepted by God, while Cain's sheaves were rejected.

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Abels

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 10 words.

North German: patronymic from the personal name Abel.

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Abel

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 86 words.

1. Common European surname: from the personal name Abel, which is of Biblical origin and was used as a

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Abel

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 34 words.

in the Bible, the younger son of Adam and Eve, murdered by his jealous brother Cain, after Abel's offering

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Abel

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 36 words.

In the Old Testament (Genesis), the second son of Adam and Eve. Abel, a shepherd, was killed by his

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Abel

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

In the Bible, the younger son of Adam and Eve, murdered by his jealous brother Cain, after Abel's offering to God of a lamb was accepted by God, while Cain's sheaves were rejected.

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Abels Blood

Robert Herrick.

Edited by Tom Cain and Ruth Connolly.

in The Complete Poetry of Robert Herrick, Vol. 1

Primary Text.

Speak, did the Bloud of Abel cry

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Abels Blood

Robert Herrick.

Edited by F. W. Moorman.

in The Poetical Works of Robert Herrick

Primary Text.

Speak, did the Bloud of Abel cry

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Abels Blood

Robert Herrick.

Edited by L. C. Martin.

in The Poetical Works of Robert Herrick

Primary Text.

Speak, did the Bloud of Abel cry

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Abel’s Limit Theorem

James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 26 words.

For a *convergent series {ak }, the limit assigned by the Abel summation method exists and is

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Antoine Abel

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(b. 1934).

One of the few writers from the Seychelles publishing in French, Abel has written three collections of fabulous tales in the form of prose poems: Coco sec (1969) ...

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