ABDIAS ăb dī’ əs. Douay VS form of Obadiah; KJV and ASV in Apoc. (2 Esd 1:39).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
One of the Minor Prophets. Mentioned with Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and the Minor Prophets who shall be given as leaders to the "nation from the east" which is to overthrow Israel (compare OBADIAH).