Harim (father of Malchijah)
Annan • Harim
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Harim (Person)
HARIM (PERSON) [Heb ḥārim (חָרִם)], Var. ANNAN; REHUM. 1. Name of one of the 24 divisions of the priests in the time of David (1 Chr 24:8). Although the Chronicler attributes this division of the priests to David, most scholars regard the list as reflecting priestly organization from a later time,
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Harim (priestly division)
3. In Neh. 3:11 is mentioned Malchijah, son of Harim, one of the wall-builders. Which family is here designated is uncertain.W. N. Stearns
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Harim (hair´im; Heb., “consecrated” or “dedicated”).1 A priest, descendant of Aaron and head of a major line of priests (1 Chron. 24:8). Any of the following could belong to this line.2 The ancestor of a family group who returned from the Babylonian exile with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:32); eight members
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Harim (Heb. ḥārim)1. The head of a priestly family in Israel, third among the 24 divisions of priests organized by David (1 Chr. 24:8). Descendants of this family were among the first returnees from Babylon (Ezra 2:39; Neh. 7:42), and five family members were among the priests who had married and
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Harim [Hair-uhm](Hebrew origin: Consecrated)(1 Chronicles 24:8). 10th century b.c. During the reign of King David, the priestly service in the Tabernacle was divided by lot into twenty-four turns. Harim was in charge of the third turn.A clan of priests, who descended from Harim, returned from the
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Harim [har-im] (1) a descendant of Aaron; eponymous ancestor of a priestly house under David; mentioned also in Ezra 2:39 among those who returned from the Babylonian exile (1 Chron. 24:8) (2) eponymous ancestor of a non-priestly family who returned from the Babylonian exile and who were compelled
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
HARIM hair´im [חָרִםkharim; Χαρμή Charmē]. 1. The head of a priestly family that is listed among those that David organized for liturgical service (1 Chr 24:8). Members of this family appear in Ezra 2:39; Neh 7:42; and 1 Esd 5:25 among returnees who left Babylon with Zerubbabel (see also Neh 12:15).
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