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Arah [N] [H]

(wayfaring ).

  1. An Asherite, of the sons of Ulla. ( 1 Chronicles 7:39 )
  2. The sons of Arah returned with Zerubbabel in number 775 according to ( Ezra 2:5 ) but 652 according to ( Nehemiah 7:10 ) (B.C. 536.) One of his descendants, Shechaniah, was the father-in-law of Tobiah the Ammonite. ( Nehemiah 6:18 )

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

Bibliography Information

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