sorcerer, the son of Aminadab, and prince of the children of Judah at the time of the first numbering of the tribes in the wilderness (Ex. 6:23)
His sister Elisheba was the wife of Aaron. He died in the wilderness (Num. 26:64-65). His name occurs in the Greek form Naasson in the genealogy of Christ (Matthew 1:4; Luke 3:32).