New American Standard Bible
Jair the son of Manasseh went and took its towns, and called them Havvoth-jair.
King James Bible
And Jair the son of Manasseh went and took the small towns thereof, and called them Havothjair.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jair the son of Manasseh went and took their hamlets, and called them Havoth-Jair.
World English Bible
Jair the son of Manasseh went and took its towns, and called them Havvoth Jair.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jair son of Manasseh hath gone and captureth their towns, and calleth them 'Towns of Jair;'
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The exploits of Jair - he was the conqueror of Argob Deuteronomy 3:14 - gave new. luster to his name; and the fame of the family is attested by the history of Jair the Israelite judge, doubtless a descendant; perhaps also by the mention of Jairus Luke 8:41, the ruler of the synagogue at the neighboring city of Capernaum.
Havoth-jair - That is, the villages, or rather groups of tents, or "kraals," of Jair. Originally they were twenty-three in number 1 Chronicles 2:22 : in the days of the youuger Jair, to whom they probably descended by inheritance, they either had increased to thirty, or were reckoned at that round number Judges 10:4.
Jair the son of Manasseh took all the region of Argob as far as the border of the Geshurites and the Maacathites, and called it, that is, Bashan, after his own name, Havvoth-jair, as it is to this day.)
Their territory was from Mahanaim, all Bashan, all the kingdom of Og king of Bashan, and all the towns of Jair, which are in Bashan, sixty cities;
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.
1 Kings 4:13
Ben-geber, in Ramoth-gilead (the towns of Jair, the son of Manasseh, which are in Gilead were his: the region of Argob, which is in Bashan, sixty great cities with walls and bronze bars were his);
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