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aaronites in Easton's Bible Dictionary

the descendants of Aaron, and therefore priests. Jehoiada, the father of Benaiah, led 3,700 Aaronites as "fighting men" to the support of David at Hebron (1 Chr. 12:27). Eleazar (Num. 3:32), and at a later period Zadok (1 Chr. 27:17), was their chief.

aaronites in Smith's Bible Dictionary

#1Ch 12:27| priests of the family of Aaron.

aaronites in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

AA'RONITES . 1 Chr 12:27. Levites of the family of Aaron: the priests who served the sanctuary. Eleazar, Aaron's son, was their chief. Num 4:16. AB. See Month.