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Shimea

Shimea [N] [E]

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  1. Son of David by Beth-shean. ( 1 Chronicles 3:5 ) (B.C. 1045.)
  2. A Merarite Levite. ( 1 Chronicles 6:30 ) (15).
  3. A Gershonite Levite, ancestor of Asaph the minstrel. ( 1 Chronicles 6:39 ) (24). (B.C. before 1200.)
  4. The brother of David, ( 1 Chronicles 20:7 ) elsewhere called Shamma, Shimma and Shimeah.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Shimea'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.