an exalted people; their sheaves; handfuls of corn

(an exalted people). + A Levite of the family of the Kohathites, and father of Moses. (Exodus 6:18,20) (B.C. 1571.) + A son of Dishon and descendant of Seir, (1 Chronicles 1:41) properly “Hamram” = [134]Hemdan in (Genesis 36:26) + One of the sons of Bani in the time of Ezra, who had married a […]

-1. Father of Moses Ex 6:18; 20; Nu 26:58,59; 1Ch 6:3,18; 23:12,13 .Head of one of the branches of Levites Nu 3:19,27; 1Ch 26:23 .Age of, at death Ex 6:20 -2. Son of Bani Ezr 10:34 -3. Son of Dishon 1Ch 1:41

Kindred of the High; i.e., “friend of Jehovah.” (1.) The son of Kohath, the son of Levi. He married Jochebed, “his father’s sister,” and was the father of Aaron, Miriam, and Moses (Ex. 6:18, 20; Num. 3:19). He died in Egypt at the age of 137 years (Ex. 6:20). His descendants were called Amramites (Num. […]