a-hi'-moth ('achimoth, "brother of death," or, "my brother is death"):

A descendant of Kohath the son of Levi (1 Chronicles 6:25); ancestor of Elkanah the father of Samuel. The name Mahath holds a similar place in the list that follows (1 Chronicles 6:35).

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