Abiel in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(father of strength, i.e. strong).
1. Father of Kish, and consequently grandfather of
Saul, 1Sa 9:1 as well as of Abner, Saul's commander-in-chief.
1Sa 14:51 (B.C. 1093-1055.)
2. One of David's mighty men. 1Ch 11:32 In 2Sa 23:31
he is called ABI-ALBON. (B.C. 1053.)