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The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 08051 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
[wmmXfrom (08074)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sham-moo'-ah Proper Name Masculine
Shammua = "renowned"
  1. son of Zaccur and the spy from the tribe of Reuben
  2. son of David by his wife Bathsheba
    1. also 'Shammuah' and 'Shimea'
  3. a Levite, son of Galal and father of Abda who lived in Jerusalem after the return from exile in the time of Nehemiah
    1. also 'Shemaiah'
  4. a priest, head of the family of Bilgah in the time of Joiakim after the return from exile
King James Word Usage - Total: 5
Shammua 5
KJV Verse Count
2 Samuel1
1 Chronicles1

The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Shammuwa`". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .

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