Jair is an obscure Biblical name, appearing in passing several times in the Torah. Pronounced like JAY-ar, the Biblical character was known to be a conquer of several cities, and as the story goes he had “30 sons, who road on 30 donkeys and lived in 30 cities.” It’s an ancient name with a Middle Eastern feel.


  • hebrew: He shines

Syllables: 1

Famous Namesakes:

Biblical character Jair, Baseball pitcher Jair Jurrjens, Soccer player Jair da Rosa Pinto, Musician Jair Oliveira