Meaning:he's enlightened; he shines
Jair is a baby boy name of Hebrew origin meaning “he’s enlightened” and “he shines”. Famously recognized in the Old Testament, this baby name is associated with long-living judges, like the judge of the Israelites. Today, this glowing name can be spotted all over the world, making its impact known via political leaders, athletes, and stars. Whether you want baby to be the wisest one in the room or shine like their legacy preceding them, Jair is a name that’ll help baby seize the day.

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