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Jairus

(jāī`rəs) [Gr. form of JairJair
, in the Bible. 1 Judge of Israel. 2 Mordecai's father. 3 See Jaare-oregim. See also Havoth-jair.
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], in the New Testament, prominent Jew whose daughter was raised from the dead by Jesus.
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