Obadiah Name Meaning & Origin

Obadiah

Pronunciation: oh-bah-DIY-ə (key)

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Means "servant of YAHWEH" in Hebrew.

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Obie, Obi

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This was the name of one of the minor prophets in the Old Testament.

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Obadiah Stane AKA Iron Monger, supervillain from the Iron Man comics, portrayed by Jeff Bridges in the first Iron Man movie

Sergeant Obadiah Hakeswill, antagonist, from Bernard Cornwell's Sharpe series of books and the accompanying films. Expertly portrayed by the late Pete Postlethwaite.

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