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amram


amram


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Amram 
  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.  3:27;  1 
  Chr.  26:23).  (2.)  Ezra  10:34. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Amram,  an  exalted  people;  their  sheaves;  handfuls  of  corn