Abigail (Hebrew: אֲבִיגַיִל / אֲבִיגָיִל, Avigáyil ʾĂḇîḡáyil / ʾĂḇîḡāyil ; "her Father's joy" or "fountain of joy", spelled Abigal in 2 Samuel 17:25) was the wife of Nabal; she became a wife of David after Nabal's death (1 Samuel 25). She became the mother of one of David's sons, who is listed in the Book of Chronicles under the name Daniel, in the Masoretic Text of the Books of Samuel as Chileab, and in the Septuagint text of 2 Samuel 3:3 as Δαλουια, Dalouia.

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... the second President of the United States, and his First Lady, Abigail Adams ... In a letter to Abigail on June 29, 1769, John made a request of Abigail, for "Suky" "Cant you contrive to go to Braintree to kiss my little Suky, for me?" The child died in February 1770 ...

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