the Bashan of the villages of Jair, the general name given to Argob by Jair, the son of Manasseh ( Deuteronomy 3:14 ), containing sixty cities with walls and brazen gates ( Joshua 13:30 ; 1 Kings 4:13 ). (See ARGOB .)
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Bashan-havoth-jair". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".