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Abiram

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

  • H48 Used 11 times

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Abiram

Father of height; i.e., "proud."

1. One of the sons of Eliab, who joined Korah in the conspiracy against Moses and Aaron. He and all the conspirators, with their families and possessions (except the children of Korah), were swallowed up by an earthquake (Numbers 16:1-27; 26:9; Psalms 106:17).

2. The eldest son of Hiel the Bethelite, who perished prematurely in consequence of his father's undertaking to rebuild Jericho (1 Kings 16:34), according to the words of Joshua (6:26). (See JERICHO.)


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Abiram

high father; father of deceit


Naves Topical Index
Abiram

1. An Israelite who conspired with Dathan against Moses and Aaron
Judges 4:16; Numbers 26:9-10; Deuteronomy 11:6; Psalms 106:17

2. Son of Hiel
1 Kings 16:34


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Abiram

  1. A Reubenite, son of Eliab, who with Korah, a Levite, organized a conspiracy against Moses and Aaron. (Numbers 16:1) ... [For details, see KORAH] (B.C. 1490.)
  2. Eldest son of Hiel the bethelite, who died when his father laid the foundations of Jericho, (1 Kings 16:34) and thus accomplished the first part of the curse of Joshua. (Joshua 6:26) (B.C. after 905.)