Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Download
Faster access than browser!
 

Y-chromosomal Aaron

Index Y-chromosomal Aaron

Y-chromosomal Aaron is the name given to the hypothesized most recent common ancestor of the majority of the patrilineal Jewish priestly caste known as Kohanim (singular "Kohen", also spelled "Cohen"). [1]

73 relations: Aaron, Abraham, Armenians, Ashkenazi Jews, Bedouin, Chromosome, Colosseum, Common Era, Eastern Europe, Ephraim, Family Tree DNA, First Jewish–Roman War, Genealogical DNA test, Genetic genealogy, Haifa, Haplogroup D-M174, Haplogroup DE, Haplogroup E-M215 (Y-DNA), Haplogroup E-M96, Haplogroup G-M377, Haplogroup H (Y-DNA), Haplogroup I-M438, Haplogroup J (Y-DNA), Haplogroup J-M172, Haplogroup J-M267, Haplogroup K2, Haplogroup P (Y-DNA), Haplogroup Q-M242, Haplogroup R (Y-DNA), Haplogroup R1a, Haplogroup R1b, Haplotype convergence, Iraq, Israelites, Italians, Jacob, Jewish diaspora, Judea (Roman province), Kingdom of Judah, Kohen, Kurds, Lemba people, Levi, Levite, Manasses, Matrilineality, Modal haplotype, Molecular clock, Molecular phylogenetics, Moses, ..., Most recent common ancestor, Mutation, Nature (journal), Negev, Oman, Patrilineality, Presumption of priestly descent, Priest, Priestly caste, Priestly covenant, Samaritans, Sephardi Jews, Siege of Jerusalem (70 CE), Single-nucleotide polymorphism, Tanakh, Titus, Type I and type II errors, Who is a Jew?, X chromosome, Y chromosome, Y-chromosomal Adam, Y-STR, Yemen. Expand index (23 more) »

Aaron

Aaron is a prophet, high priest, and the brother of Moses in the Abrahamic religions (elder brother in the case of Judaism).

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Aaron · See more »

Abraham

Abraham (Arabic: إبراهيم Ibrahim), originally Abram, is the common patriarch of the three Abrahamic religions.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Abraham · See more »

Armenians

Armenians (հայեր, hayer) are an ethnic group native to the Armenian Highlands.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Armenians · See more »

Ashkenazi Jews

Ashkenazi Jews, also known as Ashkenazic Jews or simply Ashkenazim (אַשְׁכְּנַזִּים, Ashkenazi Hebrew pronunciation:, singular:, Modern Hebrew:; also), are a Jewish diaspora population who coalesced in the Holy Roman Empire around the end of the first millennium.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Ashkenazi Jews · See more »

Bedouin

The Bedouin (badawī) are a grouping of nomadic Arab peoples who have historically inhabited the desert regions in North Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, Iraq and the Levant.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Bedouin · See more »

Chromosome

A chromosome (from Ancient Greek: χρωμόσωμα, chromosoma, chroma means colour, soma means body) is a DNA molecule with part or all of the genetic material (genome) of an organism.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Chromosome · See more »

Colosseum

The Colosseum or Coliseum, also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre (Latin: Amphitheatrum Flavium; Italian: Anfiteatro Flavio or Colosseo), is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Colosseum · See more »

Common Era

Common Era or Current Era (CE) is one of the notation systems for the world's most widely used calendar era – an alternative to the Dionysian AD and BC system.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Common Era · See more »

Eastern Europe

Eastern Europe is the eastern part of the European continent.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Eastern Europe · See more »

Ephraim

Ephraim; (Hebrew: אֶפְרַיִם/אֶפְרָיִם, Standard Efráyim Tiberian ʾEp̄ráyim/ʾEp̄rāyim) was, according to the Book of Genesis, the second son of Joseph and Asenath.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Ephraim · See more »

Family Tree DNA

Family Tree DNA is a division of Gene by Gene, a commercial genetic testing company based in Houston, Texas.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Family Tree DNA · See more »

First Jewish–Roman War

The First Jewish–Roman War (66–73 AD), sometimes called the Great Revolt (המרד הגדול), was the first of three major rebellions by the Jews against the Roman Empire, fought in the Eastern Mediterranean.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and First Jewish–Roman War · See more »

Genealogical DNA test

A genealogical DNA test is a DNA-based test which looks at specific locations of a person's genome in order to determine ancestral ethnicity and genealogical relationships.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Genealogical DNA test · See more »

Genetic genealogy

Genetic genealogy is the use of DNA testing in combination with traditional genealogical methods to infer relationships between individuals and find ancestors.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Genetic genealogy · See more »

Haifa

Haifa (חֵיפָה; حيفا) is the third-largest city in Israel – after Jerusalem and Tel Aviv– with a population of in.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haifa · See more »

Haplogroup D-M174

In human genetics, Haplogroup D-M174 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup D-M174 · See more »

Haplogroup DE

Haplogroup DE is a human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup DE · See more »

Haplogroup E-M215 (Y-DNA)

E-M215, also known as E1b1b and formerly E3b, is a major human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup E-M215 (Y-DNA) · See more »

Haplogroup E-M96

Haplogroup E-M96 is a human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup E-M96 · See more »

Haplogroup G-M377

Haplogroup G2b-M377 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup and is defined by the presence of the M377 mutation.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup G-M377 · See more »

Haplogroup H (Y-DNA)

Haplogroup H (Y-DNA), also known as H-L901/M2939 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup H (Y-DNA) · See more »

Haplogroup I-M438

Haplogroup I-M438, also known as I2 (and until 2007 as I1b), is a human DNA Y-chromosome haplogroup, a subclade of Haplogroup I-M170.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup I-M438 · See more »

Haplogroup J (Y-DNA)

Haplogroup J-M304, also known as J, (2 February 2016).

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup J (Y-DNA) · See more »

Haplogroup J-M172

In human genetics, Haplogroup J-M172 or J2 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup which is a subclade (branch) of haplogroup J-P209.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup J-M172 · See more »

Haplogroup J-M267

In Genetic genealogy and human genetics, Y DNA haplogroup J-M267, also commonly known as Haplogroup J1 is a subclade (branch) of Y-DNA haplogroup J-P209, (commonly known as Haplogroup J) along with its sibling clade Y DNA haplogroup J-M172 (commonly known as Haplogroup J2).

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup J-M267 · See more »

Haplogroup K2

Haplogroup K2, also known as K-M526 and formerly known as K(xLT) and MNOPS, is a human Y-DNA Haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup K2 · See more »

Haplogroup P (Y-DNA)

Haplogroup P also known as P-P295 and K2b2 is a Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup in human genetics.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup P (Y-DNA) · See more »

Haplogroup Q-M242

Haplogroup Q or Q-M242 is a Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup. It has one primary subclade, Haplogroup Q1 (L232/S432), which includes numerous subclades that have been sampled and identified in males among modern populations. Q-M242 is the predominant Y-DNA haplogroup among Native Americans and several peoples of Central Asia and Northern Siberia. It is also the predominant Y-DNA of the Akha tribe in northern Thailand and the Dayak people of Indonesia.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup Q-M242 · See more »

Haplogroup R (Y-DNA)

Haplogroup R or R-M207, is a Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup R (Y-DNA) · See more »

Haplogroup R1a

Haplogroup R1a, or haplogroup R-M420, is a human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroup which is distributed in a large region in Eurasia, extending from Scandinavia and Central Europe to southern Siberia and South Asia.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup R1a · See more »

Haplogroup R1b

Haplogroup R1b (R-M343), also known as Hg1 and Eu18, is a human Y-chromosome haplogroup.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplogroup R1b · See more »

Haplotype convergence

Haplotype convergence is the unrelated appearance of identical haplotypes in separate populations, through either convergent evolution or random chance.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Haplotype convergence · See more »

Iraq

Iraq (or; العراق; عێراق), officially known as the Republic of Iraq (جُمُهورية العِراق; کۆماری عێراق), is a country in Western Asia, bordered by Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the southwest and Syria to the west.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Iraq · See more »

Israelites

The Israelites (בני ישראל Bnei Yisra'el) were a confederation of Iron Age Semitic-speaking tribes of the ancient Near East, who inhabited a part of Canaan during the tribal and monarchic periods.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Israelites · See more »

Italians

The Italians (Italiani) are a Latin European ethnic group and nation native to the Italian peninsula.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Italians · See more »

Jacob

Jacob, later given the name Israel, is regarded as a Patriarch of the Israelites.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Jacob · See more »

Jewish diaspora

The Jewish diaspora (Hebrew: Tfutza, תְּפוּצָה) or exile (Hebrew: Galut, גָּלוּת; Yiddish: Golus) is the dispersion of Israelites, Judahites and later Jews out of their ancestral homeland (the Land of Israel) and their subsequent settlement in other parts of the globe.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Jewish diaspora · See more »

Judea (Roman province)

The Roman province of Judea (יהודה, Standard Tiberian; يهودا; Ἰουδαία; Iūdaea), sometimes spelled in its original Latin forms of Iudæa or Iudaea to distinguish it from the geographical region of Judea, incorporated the regions of Judea, Samaria and Idumea, and extended over parts of the former regions of the Hasmonean and Herodian kingdoms of Judea.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Judea (Roman province) · See more »

Kingdom of Judah

The Kingdom of Judah (מַמְלֶכֶת יְהוּדָה, Mamlekhet Yehudāh) was an Iron Age kingdom of the Southern Levant.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Kingdom of Judah · See more »

Kohen

Kohen or cohen (or kohein; כֹּהֵן kohén, "priest", pl. kohaním, "priests") is the Hebrew word for "priest" used colloquially in reference to the Aaronic priesthood.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Kohen · See more »

Kurds

The Kurds (rtl, Kurd) or the Kurdish people (rtl, Gelî kurd), are an ethnic group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a contiguous area spanning adjacent parts of southeastern Turkey (Northern Kurdistan), northwestern Iran (Eastern Kurdistan), northern Iraq (Southern Kurdistan), and northern Syria (Western Kurdistan).

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Kurds · See more »

Lemba people

The Lemba, wa-Remba, or MwenyeParfitt, Tudor.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Lemba people · See more »

Levi

Levi (or Levy) (לֵּוִי; Standard Levi Tiberian Lēwî) was, according to the Book of Genesis, the third son of Jacob and Leah, and the founder of the Israelite Tribe of Levi (the Levites) and the grandfather of Aaron and Moses.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Levi · See more »

Levite

A Levite or Levi is a Jewish male whose descent is traced by tradition to Levi.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Levite · See more »

Manasses

Manasses or Manasseh (Mənaše) is a biblical Hebrew name for men.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Manasses · See more »

Matrilineality

Matrilineality is the tracing of descent through the female line.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Matrilineality · See more »

Modal haplotype

A modal haplotype is an ancestral haplotype derived from the DNA test results of a specific group of people, using genetic genealogy.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Modal haplotype · See more »

Molecular clock

The molecular clock is a technique that uses the mutation rate of biomolecules to deduce the time in prehistory when two or more life forms diverged.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Molecular clock · See more »

Molecular phylogenetics

Molecular phylogenetics is the branch of phylogeny that analyzes genetic, hereditary molecular differences, predominately in DNA sequences, to gain information on an organism's evolutionary relationships.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Molecular phylogenetics · See more »

Moses

Mosesמֹשֶׁה, Modern Tiberian ISO 259-3; ܡܘܫܐ Mūše; موسى; Mωϋσῆς was a prophet in the Abrahamic religions.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Moses · See more »

Most recent common ancestor

In biology and genealogy, the most recent common ancestor (MRCA, also last common ancestor (LCA), or concestor) of any set of organisms is the most recent individual from which all the organisms are directly descended.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Most recent common ancestor · See more »

Mutation

In biology, a mutation is the permanent alteration of the nucleotide sequence of the genome of an organism, virus, or extrachromosomal DNA or other genetic elements.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Mutation · See more »

Nature (journal)

Nature is a British multidisciplinary scientific journal, first published on 4 November 1869.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Nature (journal) · See more »

Negev

The Negev (הַנֶּגֶב, Tiberian vocalization:; النقب an-Naqab) is a desert and semidesert region of southern Israel.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Negev · See more »

Oman

Oman (عمان), officially the Sultanate of Oman (سلطنة عُمان), is an Arab country on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Oman · See more »

Patrilineality

Patrilineality, also known as the male line, the spear side or agnatic kinship, is a common kinship system in which an individual's family membership derives from and is recorded through his or her father's lineage.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Patrilineality · See more »

Presumption of priestly descent

The presumption of priestly descent (or presumed kohen or status-quo kohen) in Judaism is the attribution to a kohen of equivalent position as if there was proven descent from the priestly family of Aaron.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Presumption of priestly descent · See more »

Priest

A priest or priestess (feminine) is a religious leader authorized to perform the sacred rituals of a religion, especially as a mediatory agent between humans and one or more deities.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Priest · See more »

Priestly caste

The priestly caste is a social group responsible for officiating over sacrifices and leading prayers or other religious functions, particularly in nomadic and tribal societies.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Priestly caste · See more »

Priestly covenant

The priestly covenant (ברית הכהונה brith ha-kehuna) is the biblical covenant that God gave to Aaron and his descendants, the Aaronic priesthood, as found in the Hebrew Bible and Oral Torah.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Priestly covenant · See more »

Samaritans

The Samaritans (Samaritan Hebrew: ࠔࠠࠌࠝࠓࠩࠉࠌ,, "Guardians/Keepers/Watchers (of the Torah)") are an ethnoreligious group of the Levant originating from the Israelites (or Hebrews) of the Ancient Near East.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Samaritans · See more »

Sephardi Jews

Sephardi Jews, also known as Sephardic Jews or Sephardim (סְפָרַדִּים, Modern Hebrew: Sefaraddim, Tiberian: Səp̄āraddîm; also Ye'hude Sepharad, lit. "The Jews of Spain"), originally from Sepharad, Spain or the Iberian peninsula, are a Jewish ethnic division.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Sephardi Jews · See more »

Siege of Jerusalem (70 CE)

The Siege of Jerusalem in the year 70 CE was the decisive event of the First Jewish–Roman War.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Siege of Jerusalem (70 CE) · See more »

Single-nucleotide polymorphism

A single-nucleotide polymorphism, often abbreviated to SNP (plural), is a variation in a single nucleotide that occurs at a specific position in the genome, where each variation is present to some appreciable degree within a population (e.g. > 1%).

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Single-nucleotide polymorphism · See more »

Tanakh

The Tanakh (or; also Tenakh, Tenak, Tanach), also called the Mikra or Hebrew Bible, is the canonical collection of Jewish texts, which is also a textual source for the Christian Old Testament.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Tanakh · See more »

Titus

Titus (Titus Flavius Caesar Vespasianus Augustus; 30 December 39 – 13 September 81 AD) was Roman emperor from 79 to 81.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Titus · See more »

Type I and type II errors

In statistical hypothesis testing, a type I error is the rejection of a true null hypothesis (also known as a "false positive" finding), while a type II error is failing to reject a false null hypothesis (also known as a "false negative" finding).

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Type I and type II errors · See more »

Who is a Jew?

"Who is a Jew?" (מיהו יהודי) is a basic question about Jewish identity and considerations of Jewish self-identification.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Who is a Jew? · See more »

X chromosome

The X chromosome is one of the two sex-determining chromosomes (allosomes) in many organisms, including mammals (the other is the Y chromosome), and is found in both males and females.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and X chromosome · See more »

Y chromosome

The Y chromosome is one of two sex chromosomes (allosomes) in mammals, including humans, and many other animals.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Y chromosome · See more »

Y-chromosomal Adam

In human genetics, the Y-chromosomal most recent common ancestor (Y-MRCA, informally known as Y-chromosomal Adam) is the most recent common ancestor (MRCA) from whom all currently living men are descended patrilineally.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Y-chromosomal Adam · See more »

Y-STR

A Y-STR is a short tandem repeat (STR) on the Y-chromosome.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Y-STR · See more »

Yemen

Yemen (al-Yaman), officially known as the Republic of Yemen (al-Jumhūriyyah al-Yamaniyyah), is an Arab sovereign state in Western Asia at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula.

New!!: Y-chromosomal Aaron and Yemen · See more »

Redirects here:

Cohen Modal Cluster Haplotype, Cohen Modal Haplotype, Cohen Y-chromosome, Cohen gene, Cohen modal haplotype, Jewish priestly signature, Kohen gene, Y chromosomal Aaron, Y-chromosomal Levi.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Y-chromosomal_Aaron

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »