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 And Jair
Deuteronomy 3:14 Jair
Joshua 13:30 of Jair,
Judges 10:3 Jair,
Judges 10:5 And Jair
1 Kings 4:13 of Jair
1 Chronicles 2:22 Jair,
1 Chronicles 2:23 of Jair,
Esther 2:5 of Jair,

Distinct usage

3 of Jair,
2 And Jair
2 Jair,
1 Jair
1 of Jair