Definitions

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  • proper noun A male given name

Etymologies

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Transliteration of Hebrew יַאִיר, meaning "he will light up".

Examples

  • She was wearing only jeans and socks when found just before dawn, and someone had scrawled the man's name "Yair" on her naked torso, the Public Safety Office said.

    Kansas City Star: Front Page

  • She was wearing only jeans and socks when found just before dawn, and someone had scrawled the man's name "Yair" on her naked torso, the Public Safety Office said.

    Kansas City Star: Front Page

  • "Yair," leader of the violently anti-British Freedom Fighters for Israel (FFI) underground movement, known in Israel by its Hebrew acronym Lehi, and internationally as "The Stern Group."

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • "Yair," leader of the violently anti-British Freedom Fighters for Israel (FFI) underground movement, known in Israel by its Hebrew acronym Lehi, and internationally as "The Stern Group."

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • She was wearing only jeans and socks when found just before dawn, and someone had scrawled the man's name "Yair" on her naked torso, the Public Safety Office said.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • "Yair," leader of the violently anti-British Freedom Fighters for Israel (FFI) underground movement, known in Israel by its Hebrew acronym Lehi, and internationally as "The Stern Group."

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • "Yair," leader of the violently anti-British Freedom Fighters for Israel (FFI) underground movement, known in Israel by its Hebrew acronym Lehi, and internationally as "The Stern Group."

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • She was wearing only jeans and socks when found just before dawn, and someone had scrawled the man's name "Yair" on her naked torso, the Public Safety Office said.

    chron.com Chronicle

  • He took on the underground name of "Yair," in tribute to the commander of the zealots at Masada,

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  • Avraham ( "Yair") Stern tried all he could to make contact with Hitler in order to fight with the Nazis against England.

    Palestine Blogs aggregator

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