Jairus [N] [E]
(whom God enlightens ).
- A ruler of a synagogue, probably in some town near the western shore of the Sea of Galilee. ( Matthew 9:18 ; Mark 5:22 ; Luke 8:41 ) (A.D. 28.)
- ( Esther 11:2 ) [JAIR, 3]
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Jairus'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.