What does Aaron mean?

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ˈɛər ən, ˈær-Aaron

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Aaron, Henry Louis Aaron, Hank Aaron(noun)

    United States professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934)

  2. Aaron(noun)

    (Old Testament) elder brother of Moses and first high priest of the Israelites; created the golden calf

Wiktionary

  1. Aaron(ProperNoun)

    (Judaism & Christianity) The elder brother of Moses in the Book of the Exodus.

    Etymology: From אהרן (Ahărōn), of unknown meaning, possibly meaning "bearer of martyrs", or perhaps also, or instead, related to the Ancient Egyptian "aha rw" ("warrior lion"), though it has been suggested to also mean "elevated", "exalted" or "high mountain", or "woe to this pregnancy".

  2. Aaron(ProperNoun)

    A male given name.

    Etymology: From אהרן (Ahărōn), of unknown meaning, possibly meaning "bearer of martyrs", or perhaps also, or instead, related to the Ancient Egyptian "aha rw" ("warrior lion"), though it has been suggested to also mean "elevated", "exalted" or "high mountain", or "woe to this pregnancy".

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  1. Aaron

    In the Hebrew Bible and the Quran, Aaron was the older brother of Moses, and a prophet of God. He represented the priestly functions of his tribe, becoming the first High Priest of the Israelites. While Moses was receiving his education at the Egyptian royal court, and during his exile among the Midianites, Aaron and his sister Miriam remained with their kinsmen in the eastern border-land of Egypt. There, Aaron gained a name for eloquent and persuasive speech, so that when the time came for the demand upon the Pharaoh to release Israel from captivity, Aaron became his brother’s nabi, or spokesman, to his own people and, after their unwillingness to hear, to the Pharaoh himself. Various dates for his life have been proposed, ranging from approximately 1600 to 1200 BC. The Jewish Encyclopedia suggests two possible accounts of Aaron's death. The principal one gives a detailed statement that soon after the incident at Meribah, Aaron, with his son Eleazar and Moses, ascended Mount Hor. There Moses stripped Aaron of his priestly garments and transferred them to Eleazar. Aaron died on the summit of the mountain, and the people mourned for him thirty days. The other account is found in Deuteronomy 10:6, where Moses is reported as saying that Aaron died at Moserah and was buried there. Aaron is also mentioned in the New Testament of the Bible.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Aaron

    the elder brother of Moses, and the first high-priest of the Jews, an office he held for forty years.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Aaron' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4230

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aaron in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aaron in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Aaron in a Sentence

  1. Aaron Stokes:

    That's Aaron, he was so positive and would never give up.

  2. Margo Aaron:

    I’ve always been curious about what makes people tick, what motivates behavior, and why we do the things we do, Aaron told me. After she completed graduate school at Columbia and went into marketing, she became what she calls a defacto translator between academia and the real world. I started my consulting practice shortly thereafter and continued to ‘translate’ psychological research into marketing and eventually business.

  3. Aaron David Miller:

    If Saudi Arabia kidnapped or killed Jamal Kashoggi, Saudi Arabia's on them, there's no direct causality, but the question remains, to what degree the Donald Trump administration's acquiescence to Saudi Arabia emboldened the Saudi leadership to think it can do what it likes, both in repressing dissent at home and pursuing policies abroad that frankly in my judgment... have been undermining Aaron David Miller national interests.

  4. Leslie Walker:

    There could be prisoners with a beef who [ are ] out to get Aaron Hernandez, then Aaron Hernandez's going to have to be separated, and it's going to be challenging for prison officers and perhaps for Aaron Hernandez.

  5. Athletic Director Larry Lyons:

    There is no play in the playbook for times like these, we will miss Aaron and Torrey deeply, and we will support their families in any way that we can.

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