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Shemariah (son of Rehoboam)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shemariah, Son of Rehoboam
Shemariah, Son of Rehoboam (שְׁמַרְיָה‎, shemaryah). A son of King Rehoboam by his wife Mahalath (2 Chr 11:19).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shemariah (Person)
SHEMARIAH (PERSON) [Heb šĕmaryāhû (שְׁמַרְיָהוּ‎); šĕmaryāh]. 1. A Benjaminite who defected to David while he was at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:5). The name listed here is the longer form (šĕmaryāhû), which means “Yahweh has preserved.” Shemariah, along with his companions, is considered an excellent
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Shamariah
Shamariah. kjv spelling of Shemariah, King Rehoboam’s son, in 2 Chronicles 11:19.See Shemariah #2.
Shemariah
Shemariah. 1. Warrior from the tribe of Benjamin who joined David at Ziklag in his struggle against King Saul. Shemariah was one of David’s ambidextrous archers and slingers (1 Chr 12:5).2. One of Rehoboam’s sons (2 Chr 11:19, kjv Shamariah).3. Harim’s son, who obeyed Ezra’s exhortation to divorce
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Shemariah
Shemariah shem-ə-rīʹə, shə-märʹi-ə [Heb. šemaryâ, šemaryāhû—‘Yahweh has preserved’]; AV also SHAMARIAH.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Shamariah
SHAMARIAH* kjv spelling of Shemariah, King Rehoboam’s son, in 2 Chronicles 11:19. See Shemariah #2.
Shemariah
SHEMARIAH1. Warrior from the tribe of Benjamin who joined David at Ziklag in his struggle against King Saul. Shemariah was one of David’s ambidextrous archers and slingers (1 Chr 12:5).2. One of Rehoboam’s sons (2 Chr 11:19; kjv “Shamariah”).3. Harim’s son, who obeyed Ezra’s exhortation to divorce
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shemariah
Shemariah (shem´uh-ri´uh; Heb., “the Lord has kept”).1 One of the Benjaminite men who joined David’s troops at Ziklag (1 Chron. 12:5).2 A son of King Rehoboam of Judah and his wife Mahalath (2 Chron. 11:19).3 A descendant of Harim who divorced his foreign wife in compliance with Ezra’s postexilic
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Shemariah
SHEMARIAH1. A Benjamite warrior who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:5).2. The second son of Rehoboam by his wife Abigail (2 Chr 11:19, spelled Shamariah).3. One of the sons of Harim who had married foreign wives (Ezr 10:32).4. One of the sons of Bani who had married foreign wives (Ezr 10:41).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shemariah
Shemariah (Heb. šĕmaryâ, šĕmaryāhû)1. A Benjaminite who joined David’s rebel force at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:5 [MT 6]).2. A son of King Rehoboam of Judah and his wife Mahalath (2 Chr. 11:19).3. An Israelite among the sons of Harim required by Ezra to divorce his foreign wife (Ezra 10:32).4. One
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Shemariah
Shemariah [shĕmˊə rīˊə] (Heb. šemaryâ, šemaryāhû “Yahweh has protected”).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Shamariah
Shamari´ah (kept by Jehovah), son of Rehoboam. 2 Chron. 11:19. (b.c. 973.)
Shemariah
Shemari´ah (kept by Jehovah).1. A Benjamite warrior who came to David at Ziklag. 1 Chron. 12:5. (b.c. 1054.)2. One of the family of Harim, a layman of Israel who put away his foreign wife in the time of Ezra. Ezra 10:32. (b.c. 658.)3. Another who did the same. Ezra 10:41.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Shemariah
SHEMARI´AH (shem-a-rīʹa; “Jehovah keeps or preserves”).1. One of the Benjamite warriors who came to David at Ziklag (1 Chron. 12:5), about 1002 b.c.2. The second son of Rehoboam by his wife Abihail (2 Chron. 11:19; Shamariah, KJV), about 934 b.c.3. One of the family of Harim, a layman of Israel,
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Shemariah
Shemariahwhom Jehovah guards. (1.) One who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:5).(2.) Ezra 10:32, 41.
See also
Relatives
Rehoboam Father
Mahalath Mother
Abijah Brother
Ziza Brother
Jeush Brother
Zaham Brother
Solomon Grandfather
Asa Nephew
Jerimoth Grandfather
Naamah Grandmother
Basemath Aunt
Abihail Grandmother
Taphath Aunt