HEZIR (): Tweet By: Emil G. Hirsch, M. Seligsohn 1. A priest, chief of the seventeenth monthly course in the service; appointed by David (I Chron. xxiv. 15). 2. A layman, one of the heads of the people, who signed the covenant with Nehemiah (Neh. x. 20).E. G. H. M. Sel.