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; Nu 3:19). He died in Egypt at the age of 137 years (Ex 6:20). His descendants were called Amramites (Nu 3:27; 1Ch 26:23).
(2.) Ezr 10:34.
1. A Levite, son of Kohath and grandson of Levi (Nu 3:17-19; 1Ch 6:2-3,18). He married Jochebed his father's sister, by whom he begat Aaron and Moses (Ex 6:18-20) and Miriam (Nu 26:59; 1Ch 6:3). The Amramites are mentioned in Nu 3:27; 1Ch 26:23. 2. A son of Bani who had contracted a foreign marriage (Ezr 10:34).
3. Son of Bani. Ezr 10:34.
(an exalted people).
1. A Levite of the family of the Kohathites, and father of Moses.
2. A son of Dishon and descendant of Seir,
properly "Hamram" = HEMDAN in
3. One of the sons of Bani in the time of Ezra, who had married a foreign wife.