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Beriah

(bērī`ə), in the Bible. 1 Son of AsherAsher
[Heb.,=happy], in the Bible, tribe of Israel. Its eponym was Jacob's eighth son. It occupied the northwestern part of ancient Palestine, and its position laid Asher open to influence from other nations and attacks by them.
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, eponym of the Beriites. 2 Son of EphraimEphraim
, in the Bible, younger son of Joseph and Asenath and eponymous ancestor of one of the 12 tribes of Israel. His tribe occupied the rugged country around Shiloh that later came to be called Mt. Ephraim.
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In still later years, we find that Aijalon was ruled by the tribe of Benjamin: And Beriah and Shema [descendants of Benjamin] were clan chiefs of the inhabitants of Aijalon, who put to flight the inhabitants of Gath (I Chron.
164) BERIAH GREEN, FOUR SERMONS, PREACHED IN THE CHAPEL OF THE WESTERN RESERVE COLLEGE 41 (Cleveland, Office of the Herald 1833) (emphasis omitted).
Alyssa Beriah Chance, 33, was being held Wednesday in the Lane County Jail.
Cardiff City's team: Albert Smith, Arthur Lever, Ken Hollyman, Fred Stansfield, Danny Lester, Colin Gibson, Ernie Carless, Bill Shankly, Billy Rees, Roy Clarke, Beriah Moore.
17) Society of Antiquaries MS 76, ff 136-6v; Beriah Botfield, Manners and Household Expenses of England (London, 1841), 510; TNA: PRO SC 6/HENVII/691, mb 1; TNA: PRO HD 1538/156/7, single mb; and HD 1538/156/13, mb 5.
Beriah Campbell was allegedly repeatedly punched by a man suffering from a mental health condition during the night at Birmingham's City Hospital.
Ymhlith y rhai a gafodd ddylanwad yr oedd Gwili a Chynddelw a thad Beriah Gwynfe Evans.
Birney, Beriah Green, William Goodell, William Jay, Gerrit Smith, and the merchant brothers Arthur and Lewis Tappan, for example.
Among them are "the children (27) of Asher: Imnah, Ishvah, Ishvi, Beriah, and their sister Serah.