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Shimea (grandfather of Asaph)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shimea, Son of Uzzah
Shimea, Son of Uzzah (שִׁמְעָא‎, shim'a'). A descendant of Levi through Merari. The grandfather of Asaiah (1 Chr 6:30).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shimea (Person)
SHIMEA (PERSON) [Heb šimʿāʾ (שִׁמְעָא)]. Var. SHIMEAH. 1. Older brother of David, third son of Jesse (1 Chr 2:13). He is called SHAMMAH in 1 Sam 16:9, where he was rejected (along with his other brothers) as God’s choice for Israel’s king in favor of David, and 1 Sam 17:13, where he was present at
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Shimea
Shimea. 1. Alternate name for Shammah, Jesse’s third son, in 1 Chronicles 2:13 and 20:7.See Shammah #2.2. David’s son borne to him by Bathsheba during his reign in Jerusalem (1 Chr 3:5). He is called Shammua in 2 Samuel 5:14 (kjv Shammuah) and 1 Chronicles 14:4.3. Uzzah’s son, the father of Haggiah
Shimma
Shimma. kjv spelling of Shimea, an alternate name for Shammah, Jesse’s son, in 1 Chronicles 2:13.See Shammah #2.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Shimea
Shimea shimʹē-ə [Heb. šimʿāʾ—‘he has heard’; see IP, p. 185]; AV also SHIMMA (1 Ch. 2:13).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Shimea
SHIMEA1. Alternate name for Shammah, Jesse’s third son, in 1 Chronicles 2:13 and 20:7. See Shammah #2.2. David’s son borne to him by Bathsheba during his reign in Jerusalem (1 Chr 3:5). He is called Shammua in 2 Samuel 5:14 and 1 Chronicles 14:4.3. Uzzah’s son, the father of Haggiah and a descendant
Shimma
SHIMMA* kjv spelling of Shimea, an alternate name for Shammah, Jesse’s son, in 1 Chronicles 2:13. See Shammah #2.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shimea
Shimea (shim´ee-uh; Heb., “the Lord has heard”).1 The third son of Jesse and, thus, a brother of David (1 Chron. 2:13); he appears to be called Shammah in 1 Sam. 16:9. See also Shammah.2 One of David’s sons born in Jerusalem (1 Chron. 3:5). He is called Shammua in 14:4.3 A Levite from the house of
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Shimea
SHIMEA1. Son of David and Bathsheba (1 Chr 3:5), called Shammua in 2 Sam 5:14 and 1 Chr 14:4.2. A Levite, descendant of Merari, son of Uzza, father of Haggiah (1 Chr 6:30).3. A Levite, descendant of Gershon, son of Michael, father of Berachiah, grandfather of Asaph, famous musician of David’s time
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shimea
Shimea (Heb. šimʿāʾ) (also SHAMMAH, SHAMMUA, SHIMEAH, SHIMEI)1. The third son of Jesse; a brother of David (1 Chr. 2:13) and father of Jonathan (4)/Jonadab (1), who killed a Philistine giant (20:7). Shimea is also known as Shammah (2; 1 Sam. 16:9; 17:13), Shimeah (1; 2 Sam. 13:3, 32), and Shimei (3;
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Shimea
SHIMEA The name of two men in the Old Testament.1. Also Shimeah, the older brother of David, and the third son of Jesse (1 Chr 2:13). Called Shammah in 1 Sam 16:9, he was present at the fight between David and Goliath (1 Sam 17:13). His son Jonadab later gave advice to Amnon on the seduction of Tamar
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Shimea
Shim´ea (fame).1. Son of David by Bath-sheba. 1 Chron. 3:5. (b.c. 1045.)2. A Merarite Levite. 1 Chron. 6:30 (15).3. A Gershonite Levite, ancestor of Asaph the minstrel. 1 Chron. 6:39 (24). (b.c. before 1200.)4. The brother of David, 1 Chron. 20:7, elsewhere called Shammah, Shimma, and Shimeah.
Shimma
Shim´ma, the third son of Jesse, and brother of David. 1 Chron. 2:13. Same as Shimeah.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Shimea
SHIM´EA (shimʹi-a; “report, rumor, fame”).1. Son of David by Bathsheba (1 Chron. 3:5; Shammua, NIV), called in 2 Sam. 5:14; 1 Chron. 14:4, Shammua (which see).2. A Merarite Levite, son of Uzzah and father of Haggiah (1 Chron. 6:30), before 987 b.c.3. A Gershonite Levite, ancestor of Asaph the singer
See also
Relatives
Uzzah Father
Haggiah Son
Asaiah Grandson
Shimei Grandfather
Roles