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Joarib

JOARIB

jo'-a-rib (Ioarib; the King James Version Jarib):

Ancestor of Mattathias (1 Macc 14:29), given as "Joarib" in the King James Version of 1 Macc 2:1; he was chief of the first of the 24 courses of priests in the reign of David. Varieties of the name are Jarib, Joarib, and Jehoiarib (1 Chronicles 24:7).


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