Naarai [N] [S]

youthful, a military chief in David's army ( 1 Chronicles 11:37 ), called also Paarai ( 2 Samuel 23:35 ).

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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
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Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Naarai". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .


na'-a-ri (na`aray):

Son of Ezbai, one of David's heroes (1 Chronicles 11:37). In the parallel passage (2 Samuel 23:35), he is called "Paarai the Arbite." The true forms of the name and description are uncertain (see Budde, Richter u. Samuel, and Curtis, Chronicles).

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