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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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Best friends, turned bitter friends, then good friends again, Ahron Villena and Kakai Bautista are set to star in a movie together.
The other rabbis who signed were: Avraham Joffen, Avraham Kalmanowitz, Ahron Kotler, David Lifshitz, Chaim Mordecai Katz, Yaakov Kaminetsky, Yaakov Ruderman, Yitzchak Hutner, Menachem Yosef Zachs, and Moshe Feinstein; for the background, see Sarna, American Judaism, 303; for the text and signers, see Louis Bernstein, "The Emergence of the English-Speaking Orthodox Rabbinate" (PhD diss.
Blume Lempel, Ellen Cassedy (translator), and Yermiyahu Ahron Taub (translator); OEDIPUS IN BROOKLYN AND OTHER STORIES; Mandel Vilar Press (Fiction: Translations) 16.
Yes: Ahron Marcus, a German and the greatest popularizer--after Buber--of Hasidism in Germany did it; Jiri Langer--poet, friend of Kafka, homosexual, and Hasid--did as well.
Elias Toubi, Jackob Ben-David, Ahron Kessel, Kathlyn Halas, Edmond Sabo, Michal Luntz.
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 book's author is Ahron Bregman, a British-Israeli who left Israel in 1988 after refusing to serve as a soldier in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Also featured on "The Legal Wife" are Joem Bascon, Ahron Villena, Rio Locsin, Mark Gil, Bernard Palanca, Maria Isabel Lopez and Christopher de Leon.
The Soviet Union and the June 1967 Six-Day War (Washington, DC: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 2008); Ahron Bregman, Israel's Wars (London: Routledge, 2010); Raphael Cohen-Almagor, "The Six Day War--Interviews with Minister Ezer Weitzman and Abba Eban MK, Lessons and Insights," Social Issues in Israel 6 (2008): 172-213 (Hebrew).
43) Moreover, Chief Justice Ahron Barak went so far as to assert the power of American-style judicial review based on the normative, superior nature of the constitution.
Most of these rulings, written by Chief Justice Meir Shamgar and subsequently by Justice Ahron Barak, were based primarily upon US precedents.
A recent, thoughtful meditation on judicial discretion lists Professor Ronald Dworkin, Justice Benjamin Cardozo, and Professor Ahron Barak among the "countless" authors of works on "discretion in the judicial process.