Metaphysical meaning of Haran (mbd)
Haran, ha'-ran (Heb.)--strong; elevated; exalted; mountaineer.
a Brother of Abram, and the father of Lot (Gen. 11:27). b A place where Abram and his father lived after they left Ur of the Chaldees to go into the land of Canaan (Gen. 11:31). It was here that Terah, Abram's father, died (Gen. 11:32). c A son of Shimei of the Gershonite Levites (I Chron. 23:9).