(jee' uh rihm) Place name meaning, “forests” or “parks.” Component of several Old Testament place names including Kiriath Jearim, Mount Jearim, Fields of Jearim, and the wood of
1 Samuel 14:26. See Kiriath Jearim; Chesalon.
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Butler, Trent C. Editor.. "Entry for 'JEARIM'". "Holman Bible Dictionary".