Origin of the name ABH.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ABH.
ABH (אב). Hebrew.
Also see Ab (q.v.).
"Father." (The Sunday School Teacher's Bible Manual,
... The tent, the room that
shelters a corpse, with all the utensils therein, is permeated with the
fluid of Tumah, uncleanness. Whoever lingers, sits or
sleeps there, whoever touches the corpse, is infected with the Tumah
and becomes in turn "Abh hatumah," the father of uncleanness,
and he who touches the Abh hatumah is called "Rishon lettimah,"
the first of uncleanness; he is prohibited for seven days from entering
the sanctuary or from approaching the altar... (New
Edition of the Babylonian Talmud, Rodkinson, 1903).