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Abish’alom (father of peace), father or grandfather of Maachah, who was the wife of Rehoboam and mother of Abijah. 1 Kings 15:2, 10. He is called Absalom in 2 Chron. 11:20, 21. This person must be David’s son. See LXX; 2 Sam. 14:27.