Easton's Bible Dictionary: M. G. Easton, M.A., D.D.



  1. A Levite and temple-warder of the Korahites, the son of Asaph. He was father of Shallum and Meshelemiah, temple-porters (1 Chr. 9:19, 26:1).
  2. A Levitical porter at the east gate of the temple (2 Chr. 31:14).
  3. In 1 Chr. 26:19 the word should be "Korahites," as in the Revised Version.

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