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Ram


Ram (high, exalted).

1. A son of Hezron and the father of Amminadab, born in Egypt after Jacob’s migration there. Ruth 4:19. (b.c. 1706.) In Matt. 1:3, 4, and Luke 3:33 he is called Aram in the Authorized Version, but Ram in the Revised Version of Matt. 1:3, 4, and Arni in the Revised Version of Luke 3:33.

2. The first-born of Jerahmeel, and therefore nephew of the preceding. 1 Chron. 2:25, 27. (b.c. after 1706.)

3. One of the kindred of Elihu. Job 32:2. Ewald identified this Ram with Aram in Gen. 22:21.