Meaning: thorn

This was the name of 2 Biblical men.

  1. Koz, a descendant of Judah (1 Chr. 4:8, “Coz;” Revised King James Version, “Hakkoz.”

  2. Koz, a priest, the head of the 7th 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.”