Abednego


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Abednego

Old Testament one of Daniel's three companions who, together with Shadrach and Meshach, was miraculously saved from destruction in Nebuchadnezzar's fiery furnace (Daniel 3:12--30)
References in periodicals archive ?
Jacob Abednego, Dulcie Flower, Etti Pau, Koiki Mabo, Fred Walters, Elia Ware, Wees Nawia and others would all represent Islander interests in the Cairns, and later Townsville, Leagues and at national annual conferences.
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego answered King Nebuchadnezzar, "Your threat means nothing to us.
The story depicts Shadrach, Meschach, and Abednego as heroes who withstood the forces of evil and witnessed the power of their God.
Mda's novel chronicles the diasporic history of Africans in the United States through the stories of the ancestral slave woman, the Abyssinian Queen, and her two sons, the half-brothers Abednego and Nicodemus, and the parallel story of the slave-dealing Irishman Niall Quigley, who is himself tricked into slavery.
The Taoiseach also met with president of the Royal College of Surgeons Gerald O' Sullivan and his African counterpart Abednego Kinasha.
The chief official gave them new names: Belteshazzar, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego.
Even Daniel's associates, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego appear in these spirituals.
It was evidenced sublimely in the refusal of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego to obey the laws of Nebuchadnezzar, on the ground that a higher moral law was at stake.
Mae Bitsh yn delio e rhyw, obsesiynau rhywiol y prif gymeriad Abednego Thomas, neu Abi i bawb sy'n ei nabod.
Abednego Aryee is a doctoral candidate in the University of Waterloo--Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Program in Geography.
Abednego (2005) presented the proposals by the Indonesian Engineering Association (IEA) for the contruction of buffer zone and canal (Fig.
The town's name derives from an English fighter called Abednego Thompson.