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Kore


Ko’re (partridge).

1. A Korahite, ancestor of Shallum and Meshelemiah, chief porters in the reign of David. 1 Chron. 9:19; 26:1. (b.c. 1014.)

2. Son of Imnah, a Levite in the reign of Hezekiah. He had charge of the offerings. 2 Chron. 31:14. (b.c. 726.)

3. In the Authorized Version of 1 Chron. 26:19, “the sons of Kore” (following the Vulgate Core) should properly be “the sons of the Korhite.”