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Koz

Meaning: thorn

(1.) A descendant of Judah. 1 Chr. 4:8, “Coz;” Revised Version, “Hakkoz.”

(2.) A priest, the head of the seventh division of the priests (Ezra 2:61; Neh. 3:4, 21; 7:63). In 1 Chr. 24:10 the word has the article prefixed, and it is taken as a part of the word “Hakkoz.”