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[kawr-uh, kohr-uh]
  1. a Levite who led a rebellion against Moses and Aaron. Num. 16.
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  • We dropped anchor a little below the town, near Korah creek.

    In Mesopotamia

    Martin Swayne

  • "This is the pit in which Korah and his children were swallowed," said Ali.

  • There is judgment for revolt, as of those who followed Korah.

  • This is the first point; like Korah and his company, these men are separatists ( ).

  • One was Korah, who was swallowed down, the other was Elijah, who was borne aloft.

    The King of Schnorrers

    Israel Zangwill