Dictionary.com

Ahira

[ uh-hahy-ruh ]
/ əˈhaɪ rə /
Save This Word!

noun

a Naphtalite who assisted Moses with the census in the wilderness. Numbers 1:15; 2:29.

QUIZZES

WERE YOU BAMBOOZLED BY THE WORDS FROM FEBRUARY?

We understand! Words are tricky that way. Take this quiz on the Words of the Day from February, 2021, to show that you’re far from frumious!
Question 1 of 10
Which Word of the Day means “happening within or being the created world of a story”?

Origin of Ahira

From Hebrew Aḥīraʿ “My brother is evil (or unlucky)”
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Learn A New Word Right Now!