Zair (Zay┬┤uhr)

A location either in or near Edomite territory where Jehoram, the king of Judah (Southern Kingdom), fought the Edomites in an attempt to keep them under Israelite control (2Kgs 8:21).

2Kgs 8:21

21Then Joram crossed over to Zair with all his chariots. He set out by night and attacked the Edomites and their chariot commanders who had surrounded him; but ... View more

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