2 Samuel 20:26
Text Analysis
1571 [e]וְגַ֗ם
andConj-w | Conj
5896 [e]עִירָא֙
2972 [e]הַיָּ֣אִרִ֔י
the JairiteArt | N-proper-ms
1961 [e]הָיָ֥ה
3548 [e]כֹהֵ֖ן
a chief ministerN-ms
1732 [e]לְדָוִֽד׃
under DavidPrep-l | N-proper-ms

Hebrew Texts
שמואל ב 20:26 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְגַ֗ם עִירָא֙ הַיָּ֣אִרִ֔י הָיָ֥ה כֹהֵ֖ן לְדָוִֽד׃ ס

שמואל ב 20:26 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וגם עירא היארי היה כהן לדוד׃ ס

שמואל ב 20:26 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וגם עירא היארי היה כהן לדוד׃ ס

שמואל ב 20:26 Hebrew Bible
וגם עירא היארי היה כהן לדוד׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
and Ira the Jairite was also a priest to David.

King James Bible
And Ira also the Jairite was a chief ruler about David.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
and in addition, Ira the Jairite was David's priest.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


2 Samuel 23:38 Ira an Ithrite, Gareb an Ithrite,

1 Chronicles 11:40 Ira the Ithrite, Gareb the Ithrite,


Judges 10:4,5 And he had thirty sons that rode on thirty donkey colts, and they …

chief ruler. or, prince

2 Samuel 8:18 And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was over both the Cherethites and …

Genesis 41:43,45 And he made him to ride in the second chariot which he had; and they …

Exodus 2:14,16 And he said, Who made you a prince and a judge over us? intend you …

The hebrew is {cohen ledawid,} which might be rendered, a {priest of David;} and so the Septuagint, Vulgate, Syriac, and Arabic. The chaldee hav {rav}, a chief or prince: probably he was a kind of {domestic chaplain} or {seer} to the king.

2 Samuel 24:11 For when David was up in the morning, the word of the LORD came to …

2 Chronicles 35:15 And the singers the sons of Asaph were in their place, according …

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