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It provides facts, a biography and information
about this famous woman of the Bible for bible study. There is also
reference to where Miriam is mentioned in the Holy
And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a
timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with
timbrels and with dances.
Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Miriam?
The definition and outline of Miriam is as follows: According to the
Old Testament she was the sister of Moses and Aaron, and the
daughter of Amram and Jochebed.
Biography, Facts and
Information about Miriam
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provides a concise biography with facts and information about Miriam:
The sister of Moses and Aaron (Exodus 2:4-10; 1 Chronicles 6:3). Her
name is prominent in the history of the Exodus. She is called "the
prophetess" (Exodus 15:20). She took the lead in the song of triumph
after the passage of the Red Sea. She died at Kadesh during the
second encampment at that place, toward the close of the wanderings
in the wilderness, and was buried there (Numbers 20:1).
We have selected Miriam as one of the most important women from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline
of this famous woman.
Much of the information is taken from
the classic reference books including
Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
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