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Morrish Bible Dictionary

Abiram

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1. A Reubenite, son of Eliab, who rose in the conspiracy headed by Korah against Moses and Aaron, and who perished by the judgement of God, Numbers 16 : See KORAH

2. Eldest son of Hiel, the Bethelite. Hiel laid the foundation of Jericho in Abiram his first-born, and thus fulfilled the first part of the prophecy by Joshua. A signal instance of how even the Israelites disregarded the word of Jehovah. Joshua 6:26; 1 Kings 16:34 .

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Morrish, George. Entry for 'Abiram'. Morrish Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/mbd/a/abiram.html. 1897.

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