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

BDB248

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

TBESH:
יָאִיר
ya.ir
N:N-M-P / N:N--L
Jair
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

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


Related words

H2971 יאיר

H2972 יארי yâ'irı̂y
יארי
yâ'irı̂y
yaw-ee-ree'
Patronymic from H2971; a Jairite or descendant of Jair

KJV Usage: Jairite.


G2383 Ἰάειρος
Ἰάειρος
Iaeiros
ee-ah'-i-ros
Of Hebrew origin [H2971]; Jairus (that is, Jair), an Israelite

KJV Usage: Jairus.


H215 אור 'ôr

אור
'ôr
ore
A primitive root; to be (causatively make) luminous (literally and metaphorically)

KJV Usage: X break of day, glorious, kindle, (be, en-, give, show) light (-en, -ened), set on fire, shine.


H216 אור 'ôr
אור
'ôr
ore
From H215; illumination or (concretely) luminary (in every sense, including lightning, happiness, etc.)

KJV Usage: bright, clear, + day, light (-ning), morning, sun.


H217 אוּר 'ûr
אוּר
'ûr
oor
From H215; flame, hence (in the plural) the East (as being the region of light)

KJV Usage: fire, light. See also H224.


H3974 מארה מאורה מאר מאור mâ'ôr mâ'ôr me 'ôrâh me 'ôrâh
מארה מאורה מאר מאור
mâ'ôr mâ'ôr me 'ôrâh me 'ôrâh
(1,2) maw-ore', (3,4) meh-o-raw'
From H215; properly a luminous body or luminary, that is, (abstractly) light (as an element); figuratively brightness, that is, cheerfulness; specifically a chandelier

KJV Usage: bright, light.


H3975 מאוּרה me 'ûrâh
מאוּרה
me 'ûrâh
meh-oo-raw'
Feminine passive participle of H215; something lighted, that is, an aperture; by implication a crevice or hole of a serpent

KJV Usage: den.