H2971 יאיר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


יאיר
yâ'ı̂yr
yaw-ere'
From H215; enlightener; Jair, the name of four Israelites

KJV Usage: Jair.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

יאיר
Jair = "he enlightens"
1. a descendant of Manasseh who conquered many towns during the time of the conquest
2. the Gileadite, a judge of Israel for 22 years during the time of the judges; father of 30 sons
3. a Benjamite, son of Kish, and father of Mordecai
4. father of Elhanan, one of David's mighty warriors
Origin: from H215
TWOT: None
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Masculine

View how H2971 יאיר is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H2971 יאיר

Numbers 32:41
Deuteronomy 3:14
Joshua 13:30
Judges 10:3
Judges 10:5
1 Kings 4:13
1 Chronicles 2:22
1 Chronicles 2:23
Esther 2:5