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Korahite

Korahite,

( 1 Chronicles 9:19 1 Chronicles 9:31 ) Kor-hite, or Korathite, that portion of the Kohathites who were descended from Korah. They were an important branch of the singers, ( 2 Chronicles 20:19 ) hence we find eleven psalms (or twelve, if Psal 43 is included under the same title as Psal 42, dedicated or assigned to the sons of Korah, viz., Psal 42,44-49,84,85,87,88,


Bibliography Information

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