|ko'-rath-its (descended from Korah)
Easton's Bible Dictionary
That portion of the Kohathites that descended from Korah.
They were an important branch of the singers of the Kohathite division ( 2
Chronicles 20:19 ). There are eleven psalms Psalms
84 ; 85
) dedicated to the sons of Korah.
Some of the sons of Korah also were "porters" of the temple ( 1
Chronicles 9:17 - 19
); one of them was over "things that were made in the pans" (1
Chronicles 9:31), i.e., the baking in pans for the meat-offering ( Leviticus
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names
Smith's Bible Dictionary
Chronicles 9:19 , 9:31
) Kor-hite, or Korathite, that portion of the Kohathites who were descended from
Korah. They were an important branch of the singers, ( 2
Chronicles 20:19 ) hence we find eleven psalms (or twelve, if Psalm
43 is included under the same title as Psalm
42, dedicated or assigned to the sons of Korah, viz., Psalm
42 , 44
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
In the King James Version for "Korabites," Numbers
See KORAH, 4.
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