Iairos: Jairus, the ruler of a synagogue in PalestineOriginal Word: Ἰάειρος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (ee-ah'-i-ros)
Short Definition: Jairus
Definition: Jairus, a Jewish ruler of the synagogue.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of Hebrew origin Yair
Jairus, the ruler of a synagogue in Pal.
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2383: Ἰάειρος
Ἰάειρος, Ἰαειρου (cf. Buttmann, 18 (16)), ὁ (יָאִיר (i. e. whom Jehovah enlightens), Numbers 32:41), Jairus (pronoun, Ja-i'-rus), a ruler of the synagogue, whose daughter Jesus restored to life: Mark 5:22; Luke 8:41. (Cf. B. D. American edition, under the word.)
Strong's Exhaustive ConcordanceJairus.
Of Hebrew origin (Ya'iyr); Jairus (i.e. Jair), an Israelite -- Jairus.
see HEBREW Ya'iyr
Forms and TransliterationsΙαειρος Ἰάειρος Ἰάϊρος Iairos Iáïros
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2383
Ἰάϊρος — 2 Occ.
Mark 5:22 N-NMS
GRK: ἀρχισυναγώγων ὀνόματι Ἰάϊρος καὶ ἰδὼν
NAS: named Jairus came
KJV: of the rulers of the synagogue, Jairus by name;
INT: rulers of synagogue by name Jarius and having seen