The origin of the name Abiel is Hebrew


This is how Abiel is written in Hebrew


אֲבִיאֵל = Abiy’el


The meaning of the name Abiel is: God is my father


Abiel was the grandfather of king Saul


The name Abiel appears in the bible in the following verses:


1 Samuel 9:1 KJV
Now there was a man of Benjamin, whose name was Kish, the son of אֲבִיאֵל (Abiel), the son of Zeror, the son of Bechorath, the son of Aphiah, a Benjamite, a mighty man of power.

1 Samuel 14:51 KJV
And Kish was the father of Saul; and Ner the father of Abner was the son of אֲבִיאֵל (Abiel), .

1 Chronicles 11:32 KJV
Hurai of the brooks of Gaash, אֲבִיאֵל (Abiel), the Arbathite,