Boyd’s Bible Dictionary:

(high). (1) Translated Mesopotamia (Gen. 24:1010And the servant took ten camels of the camels of his master, and departed; for all the goods of his master were in his hand: and he arose, and went to Mesopotamia, unto the city of Nahor. (Genesis 24:10)). The high part of Syria to the N. E. of Palestine. Absorbed by Syria, with capital at Damascus (1 Kings 20:11And Ben-hadad the king of Syria gathered all his host together: and there were thirty and two kings with him, and horses, and chariots: and he went up and besieged Samaria, and warred against it. (1 Kings 20:1); Isa. 7:88For the head of Syria is Damascus, and the head of Damascus is Rezin; and within threescore and five years shall Ephraim be broken, that it be not a people. (Isaiah 7:8); 1 Kings 11:2424And he gathered men unto him, and became captain over a band, when David slew them of Zobah: and they went to Damascus, and dwelt therein, and reigned in Damascus. (1 Kings 11:24)). (2) A descendant of Nahor (Gen. 22:2121Huz his firstborn, and Buz his brother, and Kemuel the father of Aram, (Genesis 22:21)). (3) An Asherite (1 Chron. 7:3434And the sons of Shamer; Ahi, and Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram. (1 Chronicles 7:34)). (4) An ancestor of Christ (Matt. 1:44And Aram begat Aminadab; and Aminadab begat Naasson; and Naasson begat Salmon; (Matthew 1:4); Luke 3:3333Which was the son of Aminadab, which was the son of Aram, which was the son of Esrom, which was the son of Phares, which was the son of Juda, (Luke 3:33)).

Concise Bible Dictionary:

Strong’s Dictionary of Greek Words:

of Hebrew origin (7410); Aram (i.e. Ram), an Israelite
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Jackson’s Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names:


Potts’ Bible Proper Names:

Exalted; high:―an ancestor of Jesus [RAM], Matt. 1:3. {Elatus}