Book of Obadiah

noun
an Old Testament book telling Obadiah's prophecies; the shortest book in the Christian Bible
Syn: ↑Obadiah, ↑Abdias
Instance Hypernyms: ↑book
Part Holonyms: ↑Prophets, ↑Nebiim, ↑Old Testament

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