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Protein HIRA is a protein that in humans is encoded by the HIRA gene. This gene is mapped to 22q11.21, centromeric to COMT.

Hira (disambiguation)

Hira is a cave where Islamic prophet Muhammad received his first revelations from Allah. Hira may also mean:

  • Hira (surname)
  • Hira Habibshah, a Big Brother 2009 (UK) contestant
  • Al-Hirah, an ancient Arab city in Iraq
  • Hira Mountains, Japan
  • Hira, New Zealand, settlement north-east of Nelson, New Zealand
  • Hira (ghetto), an old Jewish ghetto in Tunis, see History of the Jews in Tunisia
  • The Hira Company Ltd, the parent company of Texet Sales Ltd, a British distributor of calculators and electronic devices
  • "Hira", a song by Redgum from their 1984 album Frontline
  • Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment, a technique used to identify add address occupational safety and health risks
Hira (surname)

Hira is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Nari Hira, Indian publisher
  • Rezaul Karim Hira (born 1942), Bangladeshi politician
  • Roneel Hira (born 1987), New Zealand cricketer
  • Shūto Hira (born 1994), Japanese footballer
  • Takehiro Hira (born 1974), Japanese actor