AZARU ăz’ ə rōō (B, ̓Αζαρού; A, ̓Αζουρού; KJV AZURAN). An ancestor of a family which returned from the Exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esd 5:15 RSV, ASV). His name is omitted from the parallel lists in Ezra and Nehemiah.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

B, Azarou; A, Azourou; (the King James Version Azuran): The descendants of Azaru returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (1 Esdras 5:15); omitted in Ezr and Neh; compare however Azzur (Ne 10:17).