Definition of Abishai:
Usage examples of Abishai:
Abishai, one of the king's counsellors, inquiring for the king, and finding him absent, is at a loss to proceed, for according to the Mishna, no one may ride on the king's horse, nor sit upon his throne, nor use his sceptre.- "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)", Isaac D'Israeli.
Success would have been assured to him if he had promptly sent troops after the fugitives, but while he was spending his time in inactivity and feasting, David collected together those who were faithful to him, and put them under the command of Joab and Abishai.- "History Of Egypt, Chaldĉa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 6 (of 12)", G. Maspero.
- "Journeys Through Bookland Volume Four", Charles H. Sylvester.