Kore (Kor´ee)

The name of a bird to be identified with some species of partridge. It is also the name of two men in the OT. 1 The father of Shallum, a member of the tabernacle gatekeepers’ guild (1Chr 9:19). 2 A Levite contemporary with Hezekiah (2Chr 31:14).

1Chr 9:19

19Shallum son of Kore, son of Ebiasaph, son of Korah, and his kindred of his ancestral house, the Korahites, were in charge of the work of the service, guardian ... View more

2Chr 31:14

14Kore son of Imnah the Levite, keeper of the east gate, was in charge of the freewill offerings to God, to apportion the contribution reserved for the Lord and ... View more

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