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Encyclopedia > Aram

The term Aram can refer to:

  • In the Bible:
    • Aram (אֲרָם or ʾĂrām), the son of Shem, according to the Table of Nations of Genesis 10.
    • Aram-Naharaim (Aram of two Rivers) a region containing the town of Haran
    • Aram a region containing Aram Damascus.
    • Aram Rehob, another Aramaean kingdom mentioned in the Bible
    • Aram the son of Bethuel's elder brother Kemuel, and grandson of Abraham's elder brother Nahor.
    • Ram (Bible) son of Hezron in genealogy of Jesus. Possibly the first generation born during the exile in Egypt.
  • the third day of the month in the Armenian calendar
  • Aram (Արամ), a popular Armenian, Aramaic and Persian given name.
    • A legendary Armenian patriarch
    • Aram Yengoyan, a prominent anthropologist.
    • Aram Khachaturian, an Armenian composer.
    • Aram Basmadjian, an Armenian concert organist.
    • Aram Saroyan, an American poet, novelist, biographer, memoirist and playwright, son of Armenian-American writer William Saroyan and actress Carol Grace, father of Strawberry Saroyan.
  • Aram (film), a 2002 movie by Robert Kechichian.
  • Aram (アラム), a fictional character of Matsuri Hino's manga, MeruPuri.

For other uses, see Bible (disambiguation). ... Aram (אֲרָם or ʾĂrām) was a son of Shem, according to the Table of Nations in Genesis 10 of the Hebrew Bible, as well as the father of Uz, Hul, Gether, and Mash. ... Shem (Hebrew: , Standard  Tiberian  ; Greek: Σημ, SÄ“m ; Arabic:  ; Geez: Sham ; renown; prosperity; name) was one of the sons of Noah in the Bible. ... The neutrality and factual accuracy of this article are disputed. ... See Aramaea and Arameans. ... Haran (הָרָן) was a son of Terah, and brother of Nahor and Abram. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Aramaeans. ... Aram Damascus was an Aramean state centered around Damascus in Syria, from the late 12th century BCE to 734 BCE. Sources for this state come from texts that can be divided into three categories: Assyrian annals, Aramean texts, and the Hebrew Bible. ... Bethuel (Hebrew for “house of God”), in the Hebrew Bible, was an Aramean man (Gen. ... Chamuel is the name of a seraph. ... For other uses, see Abraham (name) and Abram (disambiguation). ... (1. ... Ram (Hebrew:רם) is a figure in the Hebrew Bible. ... In the Book of Genesis, Hezron or Hetzron (חֶצְרוֹן Enclosed, Standard Hebrew Ḥeẓron, Tiberian Hebrew Ḥeṣrôn) is the name of two men. ... The Armenian calendar uses the Armenian numerals. ... Aram Ilich Khachaturian (Armenian: Ô±Ö€Õ¡Õ´ Ô½Õ¡Õ¹Õ¡Õ¿Ö€ÕµÕ¡Õ¶, Aram Xačatryan; Russian: Аpaм Ильич XaчaÑ‚ypян, Aram Ilič Hačaturjan) (June 6, 1903 – May 1, 1978) was a composer of classical music. ... Aram Saroyan (born 1943) is an American poet, novelist, biographer, memoirist and playwright. ... William Saroyan (Armenian: , IPA: ) (August 31, 1908, Fresno, California - May 18, 1981, Fresno, California) was an American author. ... Carol Grace (September 11, 1924 - July 20, 2003), was an American actress and author; she is usually referred to as either Carol Marcus Saroyan or Carol Matthau. ... This article is considered orphaned, since there are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... Aram is a fictional action movie placed in France in 1993 and 2001, wherein French-Armenian fighters supply arms to Nagorno-Karabakh and attempt to kill a visiting Turkish diplomat. ... Matsuri Hino ) is a Japanese manga artist. ... Serialized in LaLa Shojo Beat Original run August, 2002 – September, 2004 Volumes 4 MeruPuri, originally titled MeruPuri: Märchen Prince ), is a 4 volume manga series by Matsuri Hino. ...

See also

Aramaean (disambiguation)

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JewishEncyclopedia.com - ARAM. (1052 words)
22 Aram is described as a son of Shem.
All the sources place the Aram of the patriarchs in the direction of Haran.
With the Syrians, even in the Peshiṭta, "Armaia" means "heathen," while "Aramaia" means "one of the people of Aram." In Palestinian sources the terms "Aram" and "Arameans" are used to designate Rome and the Romans; the Palestinian pronunciation of the word "Aromi" may have served to screen what they dared not say against the Romans.
Aram Khachaturian 100 (1351 words)
As a famous Russian composer, Rodion Schedrin put it, “Khachaturian was the source of the modern and original approach to the folk and artistic components in a composer’s skill.” As such, his accomplishments are reflected in the music of all the schools of composing in the world.
Aram Khachaturian’s path to the world of music was unordinary, and his artistic biography can be considered unusual for a famous composer.
The young Aram Khachaturian had initially enrolled as a biology student at the Moscow University School of Mathematics and Physics, and immersed himself in the capital’s artistic environment.
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