Pronounce: ab-ee-shaw-lome'

Strong: H53

Orig: or (shortened) bAbshalowm \i ab-shaw- lome'\i0\plain\f3\fs21\cf23 ; from 1 and 7965; father of peace (i.e. friendly); Abshalom, a son of David; also (the fuller form) a later Israelite:--Abishalom, Absalom. H1 H7965

Use: Proper Name Masculine

Grk Strong:

    Absalom or Abishalom = "my father is peace"

    1) father-in-law of Rehoboam
    2) third son of David, killer of first-born son Amnon, also leader of revolt against his father-David