Pronunciation: (yoo-rī'u), [key]
1. Also, Douay Bible,U•ri•asPronunciation: (yoo-rī'us). [key]Also called Uri'ah the Hit'tite. the husband of Bathsheba, and an officer in David's army. II Sam. 11.
2. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “God is light.”
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