- Aaron's rod
a rod, inscribed with the name of aaron, that miraculously blossomed and yielded almonds. num. 17:8. previously, the rod had changed into a serpent. ex. 7:10. any of various plants having a tall, flowering stem, as the goldenrod or mullein. a smooth-stemmed herb, thermopsis caroliniana, found from north carolina to georgia, having yellow flowers in […]
- Aaron, henry
aaron, henry aaron, henry (hank aaron) [(air-uhn)] a baseball player of the twentieth century; he hit a record 755 home runs in his major league career, which ran from 1954 to 1976. the previous record holder was babe ruth, who hit 714.
. of or like a high priest; pontifical.
one of the priestly descendants of . historical examples he was the first aaronite, after a considerable time, whose name has been recorded for posterity. history of the jews, vol. i (of 6) heinrich graetz
one of the priestly descendants of . historical examples the priesthood, “for everything of the altar, and for that within the veil,” is given to the aaronites as a service of gift. the expositor’s bible:the book of numbers robert a. watson the descendants of aaron, and therefore priests. jehoiada, the father of benaiah, led 3,700 […]