Jochebed

/jok"euh bed'/, n.
the mother of Aaron and Moses. Ex. 6:20.
Also, Douay Bible, Jochabed.

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  • Jochebed —    Jehovah is her glory, the wife of Amram, and the mother of Miriam, Aaron, and Moses (Num. 26:59). She is spoken of as the sister of Kohath, Amram s father (Ex. 6:20; comp. 16, 18; 2:1 10) …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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  • Amram — For other uses, see Amram (disambiguation) and Imran (disambiguation). In the Book of Exodus, Amram (Hebrew: עַמְרָם, Modern Amram Tiberian ʻAmrām ; Friend of the most high/The people are exalted) Arabic عمران Imran, is the father… …   Wikipedia

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  • MOSES — (Heb. מֹשֶׁה; LXX, Mōusēs; Vulg. Moyses), leader, prophet, and lawgiver (set in modern chronology in the first half of the 13th century B.C.E.). Commissioned to take the Israelites out of Egypt, Moses led them from his 80th year to his death at… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Miriam — This article is about the Biblical sister of Moses. For other uses, see Miriam (disambiguation). The Song of Miriam (Miriam right), reproduction of a painting by William Gale (1823 1909) Miriam (Hebrew: מִרְיָם, Modern  …   Wikipedia

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