The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 08096 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
y[mXfrom (08088)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shim-ee' Proper Name Masculine
Shimei or Shimhi or Shimi or Shimea = "renowned"
  1. a Benjamite, son of Gera of the house of Saul in the time of David
  2. a Benjamite, son of Elah and commissariat officer in the time of Solomon
  3. the Ramathite in charge of the vineyards of David
  4. son of Gershon and grandson of Levi
  5. a Levite, son of Jeduthun and chief of the 10th division of singers in the time of David
  6. a Levite of the sons of Heman who took part in the purification of the temple in the time of king Hezekiah of Judah
  7. a Levite, brother of Cononiah in charge of receiving the tithes and offerings in the reign of king Hezekiah of Judah
  8. a Levite who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra
  9. a Judaite, son of Pedaiah and brother of Zerubbabel
  10. a Simeonite, son of Zacchur
  11. a Reubenite, son of Gog and father of Micah
  12. one of the sons of Hashum who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra
  13. one of the sons of Bani who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra
  14. a Benjamite, son of Kish, father of Jair, and grandfather of Mordecai in the time of Esther
  15. a Levite, son of Jahath, grandson of Gershon, and great grandson of Levi
  16. Benjamite, father of Adaiah, Beraiah, and Shimrath. Spelled 'Shimhi'
King James Word Usage - Total: 43
Shimei 41, Shimhi 1, Shimi 1
KJV Verse Count
2 Samuel7
1 Kings10
1 Chronicles13
2 Chronicles3

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 Shim`iy". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .