Judges 10:3
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New International Version
He was followed by Jair of Gilead, who led Israel twenty-two years.

New Living Translation
After Tola died, Jair from Gilead judged Israel for twenty-two years.

English Standard Version
After him arose Jair the Gileadite, who judged Israel twenty-two years.

New American Standard Bible
After him, Jair the Gileadite arose and judged Israel twenty-two years.

King James Bible
And after him arose Jair, a Gileadite, and judged Israel twenty and two years.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
After him came Jair the Gileadite, who judged Israel 22 years.

International Standard Version
After him, Jair the Gileadite arose and governed Israel for 22 years.

NET Bible
Jair the Gileadite rose up after him; he led Israel for twenty-two years.

New Heart English Bible
After him arose Jair, the Gileadite; and he judged Israel twenty-two years.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
After Tola, Jair from Gilead became a judge. He judged Israel for 22 years.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And after him arose Jair, the Gileadite; and he judged Israel twenty and two years.

New American Standard 1977
And after him, Jair the Gileadite arose, and judged Israel twenty-two years.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And after him arose Jair, a Gileadite, who judged Israel twenty-two years.

King James 2000 Bible
And after him arose Jair, a Gileadite, and judged Israel twenty and two years.

American King James Version
And after him arose Jair, a Gileadite, and judged Israel twenty and two years.

American Standard Version
And after him arose Jair, the Gileadite; and he judged Israel twenty and two years.

Douay-Rheims Bible
To him succeeded Jair the Galaadite, who judged Israel for two and twenty years.

Darby Bible Translation
And after him rose up Jair, a Gileadite; and he judged Israel twenty-two years.

English Revised Version
And after him arose Jair, the Gileadite; and he judged Israel twenty and two years.

Webster's Bible Translation
And after him arose Jair, a Gileadite, and judged Israel twenty and two years.

World English Bible
After him arose Jair, the Gileadite; and he judged Israel twenty-two years.

Young's Literal Translation
And there riseth after him Jair the Gileadite, and he judgeth Israel twenty and two years,
Study Bible
Jair Leads Israel
2He judged Israel twenty-three years. Then he died and was buried in Shamir. 3After him, Jair the Gileadite arose and judged Israel twenty-two years. 4He had thirty sons who rode on thirty donkeys, and they had thirty cities in the land of Gilead that are called Havvoth-jair to this day.…
Cross References
Judges 10:2
He judged Israel twenty-three years. Then he died and was buried in Shamir.

Judges 10:4
He had thirty sons who rode on thirty donkeys, and they had thirty cities in the land of Gilead that are called Havvoth-jair to this day.
Treasury of Scripture

And after him arose Jair, a Gileadite, and judged Israel twenty and two years.

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Genesis 31:48 And Laban said, This heap is a witness between me and you this day. …

Numbers 32:29 And Moses said to them, If the children of Gad and the children of …

(3) Jair, a Gileadite.--In Numbers 32:41 we are told of a Jair, the son of Manasseh, who "took the small towns" of Gilead, and called them Havoth-jair. This earlier Jair, with Nobah, plays a splendid part in Jewish legend, which is only alluded to in Scripture (see Deuteronomy 3:14). In what relation the Jair of these verses stood to him we cannot, in the uncertain data of the chronology, decide. The Jair of Numbers 32:41 was descended from Judah on the father's side, and on the mother's was a great-grandson of Manasseh.

Verse 3. - Jair. We read of Jair the son of Segub, the son of Machir's daughter by Hezron, in 1 Chronicles 2:21-23, and are there told that he had twenty-three cities in the land of Gilead (called Havoth-jair), which were included in the territory of the sons of Machir. The same information is given in Numbers 32:40-42, and in Deuteronomy 3:14, 15, in both which passages Jair is styled the son of Manasseh, and is stated to have called the cities after his own name, Havoth-jair. In the present verse we are also told that Jair the judge was a Gileadite, and that he had thirty sons who had thirty cities in Gilead called Havoth-jair. The question arises, Can these two be the same person? If they are, Deuteronomy 3:14 must be a later parenthetical insertion, as it has very much the appearance of being. The notice in Numbers 32:41 must also refer to later times than those of Moses, and we must understand the statement in 1 Chronicles 2:22, that "Segub begat Jair," as meaning that he was his lineal ancestor, just as in Matthew 1:8 we read that "Joram begat Ozias," though three generations intervened between them. If, on the other hand, they are not the same, we must suppose that Jair in our text was a descendant of the other Jair, and may compare the double explanation of the name Havoth-jair with the double explanation of Beer-sheba given Genesis 21:31; Genesis 26:31-33; the threefold explanation of the name Isaac, Genesis 17:17; Genesis 18:12; Genesis 21:6; and the double explanation of the proverb, "Is Saul among the prophets?" given in 1 Samuel 10:11, 12; 1 Samuel 19:23, 24. The Hebrew name Jair is preserved in the New Testament under the Greek form of Jairus (Mark 5:22). And after him arose Jair, a Gileadite,.... Who was of the half tribe of Manasseh, on the other side Jordan, which inhabited the land of Gilead, and who is the first of the judges that was on that side Jordan; it pleased God, before the government was settled in a particular tribe, to remove it from one to another, and to honour them all, and to show that though the two tribes of Reuben and Gad, and the half tribe of Manasseh, were separated from their brethren by the river Jordan, they were not neglected by the Lord; and generally speaking judges were raised up in all those parts which were most oppressed, and liable to be oppressed by their enemies, as Gilead by the Ammonites; wherefore this, and the next judge that followed him, Jephthah, were of Gilead:

and judged Israel twenty two years; protected them from their enemies, administered justice to them, and preserved them in the true religion. 3. Jair, a Gileadite—This judge was a different person from the conqueror of that northeastern territory, and founder of Havoth-jair, or "Jair's villages" (Nu 32:41; De 3:14; Jos 13:3; 1Ch 2:22).10:1-5 Quiet and peaceable reigns, though the best to live in, yield least variety of matter to be spoken of. Such were the days of Tola and Jair. They were humble, active, and useful men, rulers appointed of God.
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