Meaning: the Lord is my father
Now the name of his firstborn was Joel; and the name of his second, Abiah: they were judges in Beersheba.
And after that Hezron was dead in Calebephratah, then Abiah Hezron's wife bare him Ashur the father of Tekoa.
And the son of Solomon, Rehoboam Abiah his son, Asa his son, Jehoshaphat, his son,
And the sons of Samuel; the firstborn Vashni, and Abiah.
And the sons of Becher; Zemira, and Joash, and Eliezer, and Elioenai, and Omri, and Jerimoth, and Abiah, and Anathoth, and Alameth. All these are the sons of Becher.
And Hezekiah reigned the son of twenty and five years, and twenty and nine years reigned he in Jerusalem. And his mother's name Abiah, daughter of Zechariah.
To Abiah, Zichri; to Miniamin, to Moadiah, Piltai;
There was in the days of Herod, the king of Judea, a certain priest named Zacharias, of the course of Abiah: and his wife of the daughters of Aaron, and her name Elisabeth.