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 (âr′ən, ăr′-)
In the Bible, the elder brother of Moses who helped lead the Hebrews out of Egypt.


(Bible) Old Testament the first high priest of the Israelites, brother of Moses (Exodus 4:14)


(ˈɛər ən, ˈær-)

1. the older brother of Moses, usu. regarded as the first high priest of the Hebrews. Ex. 28; 40:13–16.
2. Henry Louis ( “Hank” ), born 1934, U.S. baseball player.
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Noun1.Aaron - United States professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934)Aaron - United States professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934)
2.Aaron - (Old Testament) elder brother of Moses and first high priest of the IsraelitesAaron - (Old Testament) elder brother of Moses and first high priest of the Israelites; created the golden calf
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible


[ˈɛərən] NAarón
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Ahron Bregman, professor of War Studies at King's College in London and a former IDF major, told The Daily Beast, "Some of the practices employed by the IDF should be banned altogether--just thrown out of the window.
The exhibition opened on October 5, 1935 and featured (in addition to works by Fefranc and Walinska), the works of Boris Aronson, Ahron Ben-Shmuel, Donald Forbes, Henry Major, Rosa Newman, Philip Reisman, Ary Stillman, and Arshile Gorky.
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Most of these rulings, written by Chief Justice Meir Shamgar and subsequently by Justice Ahron Barak, were based primarily upon US precedents.
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Marwan's identity as the Mossad's highly placed agent inside the Egyptian government remained a secret, known only by a handful of Israel's intelligence chiefs, until September 2002, when Zeira revealed it to Israeli author Ahron Bregman.
In 2002, he was named in a book by Israeli historian Ahron Bregman as a spy who had tipped off Israel about the coming Yom Kippur invasion.
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But the widow and son of Zus and the Bielski's much younger brother, Ahron, are still alive and this week spoke of their pride.