Name: Adoniya

Origin and Meaning of the Name Adoniya

  • Meaning:
    My Lord is God
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ah doh nee yah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Adoniya)
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Miscellaneous Info for Adoniya

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Hebrew Biblical name meaning "my Lord is God". Another etymology links Adoniya to the Greek Adonis. Adoniah and Adonijah are Anglicized versions of the name.

    In the Old Testament, Adoniah was the fourth son of David. He was born in Hebron to David and Hagit.

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