Jat’tir (pre-eminent), a town of Judah in the mountain districts, Josh. 15:48, one of the group containing Socho, Eshtemoa, etc. See also Josh. 21:14; 1 Sam. 30:27; 1 Chron. 6:57. By Robinson it is identified with ’Attir, six miles north of Molada and ten miles south of Hebron.