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Shimrith

Shimrith [N] [S]

Shimron
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Shimrith'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Shimrith [N] [H]

(feminine of Shimri, vigilant ), a Moabitess, mother of Jehozabad, one of the assassins of King Joash. ( 2 Chronicles 24:26 ) In ( 2 Kings 12:21 ) she is called SHOMER. (B.C. 839.)


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

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

SHIMRITH

shim'-rith (shimrith, "guard," feminine):

A Moabitess, the mother of Jehozabad, one of those that conspired against King Joash (2 Chronicles 24:26). Elsewhere (2 Kings 12:21) Jehozabad is described as the son of SHOMER (which see), the same name without the feminine ending.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'SHIMRITH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.