name of one of Daniel's companions
Original word: הָ֫בֶל
Definition (short): vanity
Definition (full): emptiness, vanity, transitory, unsatisfactory
Word Origin: a prim. root
Definition: vapor, breath
Abed-nego was one of three , at Daniel's request, to be appointed over the affairs of the province of Babylon.
He was also one of the three thrown into the fiery furnace by Nebuchadnezzar and miraculously saved by the Lord.