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Smith's Bible Dictionary


(high, exalted).

(1.) A son of Hezron and the father of Ammin‐adab, born in Egypt after Jacob's migration there (Ruth 4:19). (B.C. 1706) In Matthew 1:3-4 and Luke 3:33. He is called ARAM in the Authorized Version, but RAM in the Revised Version of Matthew 1:3-4 and ARNI in the Revised Version of Luke 3:33. SEE [ARAM, 4.].

(2.) The first‐born of Jerahmeel, and therefore nephew of the preceding (1 Chronicles 3:25, 27). (B.C. after 1706)

(3.) One of the kindred of Elihu (Job 32:2). Ewald identified this Ram with ARAM in Genesis 22:21. SEE [ARAM, 2.].

(4.) SEE [MAUL].

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