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Ira

Ira [N] [E] [H]

(watchful of a city ).

  1. "The Jairite," named in the catalogue of Davids great officers. ( 2 Samuel 20:26 )
  2. One of the heroes of Davids guard. ( 2 Samuel 23:38 ; 1 Chronicles 11:40 )
  3. Another of Davids guard, a Tekoite, son of Ikkesh- ( 2 Samuel 23:26 ; 1 Chronicles 11:28 ) (B.C. 1046-1014.)

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Ira'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.