Character Study on Arah

Character Study on Arah

Genesis 17: And God said unto Abraham, As for Sarai thy wife, thou shalt not call her name Sarai, but Sarah shall her name be.
Genesis 17: Then Abraham fell upon his face, and laughed, and said in his heart, Shall a child be born unto him that is an hundred years old? and shall Sarah, that is ninety years old, bear?
Genesis 17: And God said, Sarah thy wife shall bear thee a son indeed; and thou shalt call his name Isaac: and I will establish my covenant with him for an everlasting covenant, and with his seed after him.
Genesis 17: But my covenant will I establish with Isaac, which Sarah shall bear unto thee at this set time in the next year.
Genesis 18: And Abraham hastened into the tent unto Sarah, and said, Make ready quickly three measures of fine meal, knead it, and make cakes upon the hearth.
Genesis 18: And they said unto him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the tent.
Genesis 18: And he said, I will certainly return unto thee according to the time of life; and, lo, Sarah thy wife shall have a son. And Sarah heard it in the tent door, which was behind him.
Genesis 18: Now Abraham and Sarah were old and well stricken in age; and it ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women.
Genesis 18: Therefore Sarah laughed within herself, saying, After I am waxed old shall I have pleasure, my lord being old also?
Genesis 18: And the LORD said unto Abraham, Wherefore did Sarah laugh, saying, Shall I of a surety bear a child, which am old?
Genesis 18: Is any thing too hard for the LORD? At the time appointed I will return unto thee, according to the time of life, and Sarah shall have a son.
Genesis 18: Then Sarah denied, saying, I laughed not; for she was afraid. And he said, Nay; but thou didst laugh.
Genesis 20: And Abraham said of Sarah his wife, She is my sister: and Abimelech king of Gerar sent, and took Sarah.
Genesis 20: And Abimelech took sheep, and oxen, and menservants, and womenservants, and gave them unto Abraham, and restored him Sarah his wife.
Genesis 20: And unto Sarah he said, Behold, I have given thy brother a thousand pieces of silver: behold, he is to thee a covering of the eyes, unto all that are with thee, and with all other: thus she was reproved.
Genesis 20: For the LORD had fast closed up all the wombs of the house of Abimelech, because of Sarah Abraham's wife.
Genesis 21: And the LORD visited Sarah as he had said, and the LORD did unto Sarah as he had spoken.
Genesis 21: For Sarah conceived, and bare Abraham a son in his old age, at the set time of which God had spoken to him.
Genesis 21: And Abraham called the name of his son that was born unto him, whom Sarah bare to him, Isaac.
Genesis 21: And Sarah said, God hath made me to laugh, so that all that hear will laugh with me.
Genesis 21: And she said, Who would have said unto Abraham, that Sarah should have given children suck? for I have born him a son in his old age.
Genesis 21: And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, which she had born unto Abraham, mocking.
Genesis 21: And God said unto Abraham, Let it not be grievous in thy sight because of the lad, and because of thy bondwoman; in all that Sarah hath said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall thy seed be called.
Genesis 23: And Sarah was an hundred and seven and twenty years old: these were the years of the life of Sarah.
Genesis 23: And Sarah died in Kirjatharba; the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan: and Abraham came to mourn for Sarah, and to weep for her.
Genesis 23: And after this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre: the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan.
Genesis 24: And Sarah my master's wife bare a son to my master when she was old: and unto him hath he given all that he hath.
Genesis 24: And Isaac brought her into his mother Sarah's tent, and took Rebekah, and she became his wife; and he loved her: and Isaac was comforted after his mother's death.
Genesis 25: The field which Abraham purchased of the sons of Heth: there was Abraham buried, and Sarah his wife.
Genesis 25: Now these are the generations of Ishmael, Abraham's son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah's handmaid, bare unto Abraham:
Genesis 38: And afterward came out his brother, that had the scarlet thread upon his hand: and his name was called Zarah.
Genesis 49: There they buried Abraham and Sarah his wife; there they buried Isaac and Rebekah his wife; and there I buried Leah.
Exodus 15: And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah.
Numbers 26: And the name of the daughter of Asher was Sarah.
Numbers 33: And they departed from before Pihahiroth, and passed through the midst of the sea into the wilderness, and went three days' journey in the wilderness of Etham, and pitched in Marah.
Numbers 33: And they removed from Marah, and came unto Elim: and in Elim were twelve fountains of water, and threescore and ten palm trees; and they pitched there.
Numbers 33: And they departed from Tahath, and pitched at Tarah.
Numbers 33: And they removed from Tarah, and pitched in Mithcah.
Joshua 13: From the south, all the land of the Canaanites, and Mearah that is beside the Sidonians, unto Aphek, to the borders of the Amorites:
Joshua 18: And Avim, and Parah, and Ophrah,
Judges 7: And Gideon sent messengers throughout all mount Ephraim, saying, Come down against the Midianites, and take before them the waters unto Bethbarah and Jordan. Then all the men of Ephraim gathered themselves together, and took the waters unto Bethbarah and Jordan.
1 Chronicles 2: Jerahmeel had also another wife, whose name was Atarah; she was the mother of Onam.
1 Chronicles 4: And Ashur the father of Tekoa had two wives, Helah and Naarah.
1 Chronicles 4: And Naarah bare him Ahuzam, and Hepher, and Temeni, and Haahashtari. These were the sons of Naarah.
1 Chronicles 7: And the sons of Ulla; Arah, and Haniel, and Rezia.
1 Chronicles 8: Now Benjamin begat Bela his firstborn, Ashbel the second, and Aharah the third,
1 Chronicles 9: And Ahaz begat Jarah; and Jarah begat Alemeth, and Azmaveth, and Zimri; and Zimri begat Moza;
Ezra 2: The children of Arah, seven hundred seventy and five.
Nehemiah 6: For there were many in Judah sworn unto him, because he was the son in law of Shechaniah the son of Arah; and his son Johanan had taken the daughter of Meshullam the son of Berechiah.
Nehemiah 7: The children of Arah, six hundred fifty and two.
Isaiah 51: Look unto Abraham your father, and unto Sarah that bare you: for I called him alone, and blessed him, and increased him.

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Arah
1. 1 Chronicles 7:39.

2. Ezra 2:5.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Arah
ARAH . 1 . In the genealogy of Asher ( 1 Chronicles 7:39 ). 2 . His family returned with Zerubbabel ( Ezra 2:5 , Nehemiah 6:18 ; Nehemiah 7:10 , 1E Esther 5:10 mg.).

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Arah
1. Son of Ulla, a descendant of Asher. 1 Chronicles 7:39 .

2. Father of a family who returned from exile. Ezra 2:5 ; Nehemiah 7:10 .

3. A Jew whose grand-daughter married Tobiah the Ammonite, who greatly hindered the building of the city Nehemiah 6:18 .

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Arah
The way; a traveler
Holman Bible Dictionary - Arah
(ay' rah) Personal name meaning, “ox” or “traveller.” 1. Clan of 775 people who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel from Babylonian Exile about 537 B.C. (Ezra 2:5 ). Nehemiah 7:10 gives the number as 652. 2. Father of Schechaniah, father-in-law of Tobiah, who led opposition to Nehemiah ( Nehemiah 6:18 ). May be identical with clan head of 1 above. 3. Member of tribe of Asher (1 Chronicles 7:39 ).

Sentence search

Ares - : they correspond to the 775 ( Ezra 2:5 ) or 652 ( Nehemiah 7:10 ) children of Arah
Arah - Arah
Marcheshvan - Assyrian, Arah Samna, "eighth month," ...
a'Rah - (1 Chronicles 7:39 ) ... The sons of Arah returned with Zerubbabel in number 775 according to (Ezra 2:5 ) but 652 according to (Nehemiah 7:10 ) (B
Shechaniah - Son of Arah and father-in-law to Tobiah
Tobiah - He himself was the son-in-law of Shechaniah the son of Arah, Nehemiah 6:17, and these family relations created for him a strong faction among the Jews
Meadow - "Out of the meadows of Gibeah" (Judges 20:38): ma'areeh ; rather, "from the naked (from 'Arah 'to strip of trees) plains of Gibeah. " The Peshito Syriac, reads the vowel points slightly different, me'Arah , "the cave
Eve - Chawwâh ; the name probably denotes ‘life’: other proposed explanations are ‘life-giving,’ ‘living,’ ‘kinship,’ and some would connect it with an Arah
Tobi'ah - (Nehemiah 6:18 ) He himself was the son-in-law of Shechaniah the son of Arah, (Nehemiah 6:17 ) and these family relations created for him a strong faction among the Jews
Pomegranate - POMEGRANATE ( rimmôn , Arah