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Shemaah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shemaah
Shemaah (שְׁמָעָה‎, shema'ah). A Benjaminite who was the father of two of the warriors joining David at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:3).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shemaah (Person)
SHEMAAH (PERSON) [Heb šĕmaʿâ (שְׁמַעָה)]. Father of Ahiezer and Joash, two of the Benjaminite warriors who defected from tribal loyalty to Saul in order to join David at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:3). Some Hebrew mss and LXX mss read “son of” instead of “sons of,” so that Shemaah would in this case be the father
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Shemaah
Shemaah. Father of Ahiezer and Joash, two bowmen who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:3).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Shemaah
SHEMAAH Father of Ahiezer and Joash, two bowmen who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:3).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shemaah
Shemaah (shi-may´uh), the father of the Benjaminite bowmen Ahiezer and Joash, both of whom joined David to assist him in his battles (1 Chron. 12:1–3).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Shemaah
SHEMAAH. Benjamite of Gibeah, father of Ahiezer and Joash who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:3).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shemaah
Shemaah (Heb. šĕmāʿâ)The father of Ahiezer and Joash, two Benjaminite warriors who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:3).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Shemaah
Shemaah [shə māˊə] (Heb. šemā˓â). The father of Ahiezer and Joash, two Benjaminites who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:3).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Shema-ah
Shem´a-ah (the rumor), a Benjamite of Gibeah, and father of Ahiezer and Joash. 1 Chron. 12:3. (b.c. before 1054.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Shemaah
SHEMA´AH (she-maʹa; “report, fame”). A Benjamite of Gibeah, and father of Ahiezer and Joash, who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chron. 12:3), about 1002 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Shemaah
Shemaahrumour, a Benjamite whose sons “came to David to Ziklag” (1 Chr. 12:3).
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Shemaah
ShemaahShemaah (she-mayʹah), the father of the Benjaminite bowmen Ahiezer and Joash, both of whom joined David to assist him in his battles (1 Chron. 12:1–3).
See also
Relatives
Joash Son
Ahiezer Son