"God enlightens"

Jairus Origin and Meaning

The name Jairus is a boy's name meaning "God enlightens".

In the Bible, Jairus was the father of a girl resurrected by Jesus. Though it is the original, its variation Jairo is more popular.

Jairus Popularity

Famous People Named Jairus

  • Jairusfather of Zealot, Simon, who distinguished himself in fighting in the 1st Jewish,Roman War
  • Jairus KerseyAmerican singer and YouTuber of alternative rock band Alive Like Me