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Addi meaning

Αδδι
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🔼The name Addi in the Bible

The name Addi occurs only once in the Bible, namely in Luke 3:28, where it is applied to the great-great-great-grandfather of Zerubbabel, who was an ancestor of Jesus of Nazareth. The genealogy of Matthew doesn't mention this Addi because Matthew' lineage of the Christ goes through Solomon and Luke goes through Nathan.

The name Addi is most probably a Hellenized version of any of the Hebrew names that in English usually are transliterated as Iddo.

🔼Etymology of the name Addi

The name Addi most probably derives from any of the following verbs:

🔼Addi meaning

For a meaning of the name Addi, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads My Witness (taking it from the verb עוד, 'ud). Spiros Zodhiates (The Complete Wordstudy Dictionary) confirms our name is the same as Iddo but offers no translation of either.

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