Jair Name Meaning and Origin

Jair is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Jair means “He Shines”.


JairĀ Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew”



Jair is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “Not available”


Jair Name Meaning:

The name Jair means “he shines”. It is a masculine baby name.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Jair, Biblical son of Manasseh;

Jair, son of Segub, of the tribe of Judah (1 Chr. 2:22);

Jair, father of Elhanan who slew Goliath’s brother (1 Chr. 20:5);

Jair, father of Mordecai, Esther’s cousin (Esther 2:5);

Jair Francoise Jurrjens, Curacaoan baseball pitcher;

Jair Messias Bolsonaro, fascist President of Brazil (known most as variants like Biroliro, Bolsonero, Bolsobosta, Bozo, Bosolino, Salnorabo, etc.);

Jair Marrufo, American soccer referee;

Jair Picerni, Brazilian footballer and manager;

Jeremiah Scott “Jair” Willis (b. 1993), second child (1st son) of the family band The Willis Clan;




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