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Ray´uh-mah; also Raama, 1 Chron. 1:9

The Cushite father of Sheba and Dedan (Gen 10:7), and the Arabian locale inhabited by people whose ancestry was traced to him. Raamah was famous for its spice trade (Ezek 27:22).

  • Powell, Mark Allan, ed. HarperCollins Bible Dictionary. Abridged Edition. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2009.