—Biblical Data: The younger brother of Cain and the second son of Adam and Eve. He was the first shepherd, while Cain was a tiller of the soil. The writer of Gen. iv. tells us that when the brothers came as a matter of course to present their offerings to God, the sacrifice of Abel—the first-lings of his flock—was preferred to that of Cain, who gave of the fruits of the earth.
(From the Hebrew word for Vanity, "probably so called from the shortness of his life"--Gesenius; Greek Abel, whence English form).. Abel was the second son of Adam.Vigouroux and Hummelauer contend that the Assyrian aplu or ablu, const. Abal, i.e. "son," is the same word, not a case of orthographic coincidence, especially as Hebrew and Assyrian are closely related tongues.
Abel (アベル,Aberu) is a character from the Street Fighter series who made his debut in Street Fighter IV. He is a french martial artist described as an amnesiac, a "man with no past", who obsessively follows every lead on the whereabouts of Shadaloo's remnants. Contents[show] Story Street Fighter IV Abel was found in an abandoned Shadaloo base suffering from amnesia and raised by a ...
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The name Abel was carried to England in the enormous movement of people that followed the Norman Conquest of 1066. It comes from the given name Hevel, which means evanescence.
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Cain & Abel is a very useful security tool used for decryption and decoding of passwords for a wide array of offline programs and network services. Built from the ground up...
Abel Ferrara, Director: Bad Lieutenant. Born in the Bronx, Ferrara started making amateur films on Super 8 in his teens before making his debut with violent exploitation films such as 'Driller Killer' and 'Ms.45'. Good reviews for the latter helped create his cult reputation, leading to larger budgets, studio funding and 'name' actors (Christopher Walken, Harvey Keitel), but he still ...
Abel’s on the Lake is the prime spot to come enjoy a drink with your friends. With spectacular views of Lake Austin, our fare includes great food, mixed drinks and a selection of over sixty beers on tap, including seventeen local brews.