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Name Origins: Zimri

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Julie Helen Otto

Julie Helen Otto
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ZIMRI (m): A son of Zerah, brother of ETHAN and HEMAN (1 Chron. 2:3). Samuel and Mary (Baker) Allen of Salisbury and Cornwall, Conn. took this verse literally. Three of their six sons — Ethan Allen, the hero of Ticonderoga; Zimri Allen; and Heman Allen — were named from this one verse.  

Posted by Michael Leclerc at 01/28/2011 01:38:05 PM | 


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