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Ahimelech(əhĭm`əlĕk), in the Bible. 1 Priest at Nob, brother of, or perhaps the same as, AhijahAhijah
, common name in the Bible, occasionally spelled Ahiah. 1 Prophet from Shiloh. 2 Priest in the time of Saul, perhaps the same as Ahimelech (1.) 3 One of David's captains. 4 Scribe. 5 Father of King Baasha. 6 Sealer of the covenant.
..... Click the link for more information. (2.) He befriended David, and Saul had him killed. In some passages his name is reversed with that of his son, Abiathar. 2 Hittite in David's camp.
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