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Haran or Aran (Hebrew: הָרָן‎ Hārān) is a man in the Book of Genesis in the Hebrew Bible. He died in Ur of the Chaldees, was a son of Terah, and brother of Abraham. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Haran has received more than 306,327 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Haran is the 987th most popular religious figure, the 122nd most popular biography from Iraq and the 17th most popular Iraqi Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Haran ranks 987 out of 2,272Before him are Ascanio Sforza, Antipope Victor IV, Jacques Paul Migne, Abd al-Rahman ibn Muljam, Mechtilde, and Raymond Franz. After him are Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah, Fausto Sozzini, Ilia II of Georgia, John the Merciful, Arnold Janssen, and Paul Marcinkus.

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In Iraq

Among people born in Iraq, Haran ranks 122 out of 300Before him are Ibn Qutaybah (828), Abu Yusuf (731), Al-Qadir (947), Ibn Sa'd (784), Banū Mūsā (900), and Al-Khalil ibn Ahmad al-Farahidi (718). After him are Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah (1935), Mahmud Barzanji (1878), Kerbogha (1100), Surena (-84), Al-Muti (914), and Rimush (null).

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Among religious figures born in Iraq, Haran ranks 17Before him are Hasan al-Askari (846), Junayd of Baghdad (830), Ibn Hisham (701), Hillel the Elder (-110), Ibn Qutaybah (828), and Ibn Sa'd (784). After him are Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah (1935), Suhayb ar-Rumi (587), Abo of Tiflis (756), Yitzhak Kaduri (1898), Bashar ibn Burd (714), and Emmanuel III Delly (1927).