Bible Dictionaries

King James Dictionary


Additional Links

O'DIOUS, a. L. odiosus, from odi, I hated, Eng. hate.

1. Hateful deserving hatred. It expresses something less than detestable and abominable as an odious name odious vice.

All wickedness is odious.

2. Offensive to the senses disgusting as an odious sight an odious smell.
3. Causing hate invidious as, to utter odious truth.
4. Exposed to hatred.

He rendered himself odious to the parliament.

Copyright Statement
Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. Public Domain. Copy freely.
Material presented was supplied by Brandon Staggs and was derived from the KJV Dictionary found on his website located at
The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software.

Bibliography Information
Entry for 'Odious'. King James Dictionary.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
Next Entry