(weighed ), the father of Zimri the prince of the Simeonites who was slain by Phinehas. ( Numbers 25:14 ) Called also Salom. (B.C.1452.)
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Salu'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".
sa'-lu (calu'; Septuagint:
Codex Vaticanus Salmon; Codex Alexandrinus Salo; the King James Version has "Salom" in 1 Macc 2:26): A prince and the head of a house of the tribe of Simeon and the father of Zimri who was slain by Phinehas along with the Midianite woman whom he had brought to the camp of Israel (Numbers 25:14; 1 Maccabees 2:26).
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