- a Hebrew minor prophet
- an Old Testament book telling Obadiah's prophecies; the shortest book in the Christian Bible
- Now the overseers of the workmen were Jahath and Abdias of the sons of Merari, Zacharias and Mosollam of the sons of Caath, who hastened the work: all Levites skilful to play on instruments.
这些工人都勤于操作，监管他们工作的监督是默辣黎族的肋未人雅哈特与敖巴狄雅，和刻哈特族的则加黎雅与默叔蓝；尚有精于乐器的肋未人， 12 And they did all faithfully.
- 16 Abdias therefore went to meet Achab, and told him: and Achab came to meet Elias.
- And in the third year of his reign, he sent of his princes Benhail, and Abdias, and Zacharias, and Nathanael, and Micheas, to teach in the cities of Juda: