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Aher [N]

(following ), ancestor of Hushim a Benjamite. The name occurs in the genealogy of Benjamin. ( 1 Chronicles 7:12 ) It is not improbable that Aher and Ahiram, ( Numbers 26:38 ) are the same.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Aher'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.


a'-her ('acher, "another"; Aer):

A man of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 7:12), apparently a contracted form, perhaps the same as Ahiram (King James Version) (Numbers 26:38) or Aharah (1 Chronicles 8:1).

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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'AHER'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.