a servant; servitude

+ Father of Adoniram. (1 Kings 4:6) + Son of Shammua, (Nehemiah 11:17) called Obadiah in (1 Chronicles 9:16)

-Father of Adoniram 1Ki 4:6

Servant. (1.) The father of Adoniram, whom Solomon set over the tribute (1 Kings 4:6); i.e., the forced labour (R.V., “levy”). (2.) A Levite of the family of Jeduthun (Neh. 11:17), also called Obadiah (1 Chr. 9:16).