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587 BC - 500 BC

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Obadiah (; Hebrew: עֹבַדְיָה – ʿŌḇaḏyā or עֹבַדְיָהוּ‎ – ʿŌḇaḏyāhū; "servant of Yah", or "Slave of Yah [YHWH]"), also known as Abdias, is a biblical prophet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Obadiah has received more than 631,137 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Obadiah is the 699th most popular religious figure (down from 645th in 2019).

Obadiah is most famous for his book in the Bible.

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  • 630k

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  • 62.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, Obadiah ranks 699 out of 2,238Before him are Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Canaan, John Henry Newman, Margaret of Hungary, Antipope Anacletus II, and Saint Eligius. After him are Frances of Rome, Radha, Leopold III, Margrave of Austria, Mattathias, Al-Nasa'i, and Gertrude of Nivelles.

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Among people born in 587 BC, Obadiah ranks 1 Among people deceased in 500 BC, Obadiah ranks 12Before him are Artemisia I of Caria, Hippasus, Rāhula, Diogenes of Apollonia, Gorgo, Queen of Sparta, and Gaius Marcius Coriolanus. After him are Lars Porsena, Demaratus, Polygnotus, Eurybiades, Himilco, and Amestris.

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