iz'-ra-hit (yizrach, "rising, shining"):

Shamhuth, the captain of the 5th monthly course (1 Chronicles 27:8), is called an "Izrahite." The name may be derived from the town or family of Izrah, but more likely is a corruption of the word "Zerahite," descendant of Zerah of Judah.

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