ar'-bit (ha-'arbi):

The Arbite or perhaps an inhabitant of Arabia in southern Judah (Joshua 15:52). The epithet is used in connection with one of David's mighty men in 2 Samuel 23:35; where Paarai the Arbite occurs. In the parallel list (1 Chronicles 11:37) we have Naarai the son of Ezbai.

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