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Jair

(jā`ər), in the Bible. 1 Judge of Israel. 2 Mordecai's father. 3 See Jaare-oregimJaare-oregim
, in the Bible, father of David's man Elhanan. He also appears as Jair.
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, in the Bible, group of villages in Bashan and Gilead, E of the Jordan. They were named for Jair son of Manasseh or for Jair the judge. It also appears as Bashan-havoth-jair and the "towns of Jair."
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Jair Du Cochet - who beat Best Mate at Huntingdon earlier in the season - is 12-1 for the Gold Cup while Best Mate is best-priced at 4-5 to win the race for the third year running.
If the analog is a continuous wave form, the digital is a sampling of the analog over time," Jair says.
But Jair Du Cochet still impressed as he flew the last and stormed up the hill to score by 12 lengths from Rince Ri (14-1).
Ricou has had an up-and-down year on Jair du Cochet, who was given too much ground to make up when second in last season's Sun Alliance and was pulled up in last month's King George - but when they click they are a formidable force.
In truth, Jair Du Cochet's success herewas possibly aided by the fall of favourite Therealbandit, who was travelling strongly under Tony McCoy before making a mistake at the fourth-last fence and stumbling to the ground.
Graham Wylie has made a spectacular start as an owner but his audacious attempt to purchase Jair du Cochet got no further than booking a jet for France before word filtered through that the horse was not for sale - at any price.
JAIR DU COCHET is set to go off a hot favourite for the Pertemps King George VI Chase at Kempton Park on Boxing Day.
Jair Du Cochet can maintain the impressive record of French-trained horses by winning the Pertemps King George VI Chase (2.
BEST MATE'S eagerly-awaited reappearance at Huntingdon on Saturday proved to be an anti-climax as the dual Tote Cheltenham Gold Cup winner was brushed aside by French raider Jair Du Cochet.
JAIR DU COCHET lowered Best Mate's colours in spectacular fashion in the Peterborough Chase at Huntingdon yesterday.
Visitors to Folkestone can see star French hurdler Jair Du Cochet make his bow over fences in Britain.
Jair, who switched from left to right wing, gained a total of 80 caps, the last of them at the age of 38, and scored 34 international goals.