In the bible, Kore is the name of the father of Shallum, descendant of Korah (1CH 9:19). Meaning of the name: proclaimer. Related names are: Imnah, Ebiasaph, Korah
. The translations of Kore in 8 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Corea in Spanish
to コラ in Japanese!
And Shallum the son of Kore, the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, and his brethren, of the house of his father, the Korahites, were over the work of the service, keepers of the gates of the tabernacle: and their fathers, being over the host of the LORD, were keepers of the entry. (1CH 9:19)
Concerning the divisions of the porters: Of the Korhites was Meshelemiah the son of Kore, of the sons of Asaph. (1CH 26:1)
These are the divisions of the porters among the sons of Kore, and among the sons of Merari. (1CH 26:19)
And Kore the son of Imnah the Levite, the porter toward the east, was over the freewill offerings of God, to distribute the oblations of the LORD, and the most holy things. (2CH 31:14)