God appearing to Obadiah in his dream (France, 13th century).
|Feast||November 19 (Catholic oo, Orthodox churches) Tobi 15 (Coptic)|
|Major works||Book of Obadiah|
Obadiah (pronounced //, Hebrew: עובדיה ʿOvadyah or עבדיהו ʿOvadyahu, or in Modern Hebrew Ovadyah; "slave of god") is a Biblical theophorical name, meaning "servant of God" or "worshipper of Yah." The form of Obadiah's name used in the Septuagint is Obdios; in Latin it is Abdias. The Bishops' Bible has it as Abdi.