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Tiria meaning

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🔼The name Tiria in the Bible

The name Tiria occurs only once in the Bible. Tiria was one of the sons of Jehallelel of Judah and that's all we know about him (1 Chronicles 4:16). No further details are submitted.

🔼Etymology of the name Tiria

The name Tiria comes from either the verb ירה (yara), meaning to throw cast or shoot, or ירא (yara' I), meaning to fear or revere:

🔼Tiria meaning

For a meaning of the name Tiria, NOBSE Study Bible Name List appears to go with ירה (yara) and reads Foundation, while Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names goes with ירא (yara' I), and proposes Fear. BDB Theological Dictionary does not offer an interpretation of our name but does list it under ירא (yara' I), in apparent agreement with Jones.

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