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Hirah

Hirah [N] [S]

liberty; anger
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Hirah'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Hirah [N] [H]

(a noble race ), an Adullamite, the friend of Judah. ( Genesis 38:1 Genesis 38:12 ) and see Genesis38:20


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

Bibliography Information

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

HIRAH

hi'-ra (chirah; Septuagint Eiras):

A native of Adullam, and a "friend" of Judah (Genesis 38:1,12). The Septuagint and the Vulgate (Jerome's Latin Bible, 390-405 A.D.) both describe him as Judah's "shepherd."


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HIRAH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.