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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  IRA 
  n  1:  a  self-funded  retirement  plan  that  allows  you  to  contribute 
  a  limited  yearly  sum  toward  your  retirement;  taxes  on 
  the  interest  earned  in  the  account  are  deferred  [syn:  {individual 
  retirement  account},  {IRA}] 
  2:  belligerence  aroused  by  a  real  or  supposed  wrong 
  (personified  as  one  of  the  deadly  sins)  [syn:  {wrath},  {anger}, 
  {ire}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Ira,  IA 
  Zip  code(s):  50127 
  Ira,  MI 
  Zip  code(s):  48023 
  Ira,  TX 
  Zip  code(s):  79527 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Ira 
  citizen;  wakeful.  (1.)  A  Tekoite,  one  of  David's  thirty  warriors 
  (2  Sam.  23:26). 
 
  (2.)  An  Ithrite,  also  one  of  David's  heroes  (2  Sam.  23:38). 
 
  (3.)  A  Jairite  and  priest,  a  royal  chaplain  (2  Sam.  20:26)  or 
  confidential  adviser  (comp.  2  Sam.  8:18;  1  Chr.  18:17). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Ira,  watchman;  making  bare;  pouring  out 
 




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