Havvoth-jair

Havvoth-jair (Hav´oth-jay´uhr; Heb., “villages of Jair”)

Sixty (Deut 3:14) or thirty (Judg 10:4) villages in Bashan in Gilead.

Deut 3:14

14Jair the Manassite acquired the whole region of Argob as far as the border of the Geshurites and the Maacathites, and he named them—that is, Bashan—after hims ... View more

Judg 10:4

4He had thirty sons who rode on thirty donkeys; and they had thirty towns, which are in the land of Gilead, and are called Havvoth-jair to this day.

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