[ mir-ee-uh m ]
/ ˈmɪr i əm /


the sister of Moses and Aaron. Num. 26:59.
a female given name, form of Mary.


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/ (ˈmɪrɪəm) /


Old Testament the sister of Moses and Aaron. (Numbers 12:1–15)Douay name: Mary
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