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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shimrath, Son of Shema
Shimrath, Son of Shema (שִׁמְרָת‎, shimrath). The ninth son of Shimei in the line of Benjamin (1 Chr 8:21).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shimrath (Person)
SHIMRATH (PERSON) [Heb šimrāt (שִׁמְרָת)]. A Benjaminite, a son of Shimei (1 Chr 8:21). According to 1 Chr 8:28, Shimrath was one of the Benjaminites who dwelt in Jerusalem. Noth (IPN, 177) suggested that the name is a long form of Shemer, with the -at ending being either Arabic or Akkadian.Tom Wayne
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Shimrath shimʹrath [Heb. šimrāṯ]. A Benjaminite; one of the nine sons of Shimei (1 Ch. 8:21).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shimrath (shim´rath), the son of Shimei, a Benjaminite, who lived in Jerusalem after the exile (1 Chron. 8:21).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
SHIMRATH. The youngest of nine sons of Shimhi, a descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr 8:21).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shimrath (Heb. šimrāṯ)A son of Shimei (11) of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:21), resident of postexilic Jerusalem.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Shimrath [shĭmˊrăth] (Heb. šimrāṯ “vigilance”). A son of Shimei (11) of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:21).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
SHIM´RATH (shimʹrath; “a guarding, watching”). A Benjamite, the ninth named of the sons of Shimei, no. 10 (1 Chron. 8:21).
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
ShimrathShimrath (shimʹrath), the son of Shimei, a Benjaminite (1 Chron. 8:21).
See also
Shema Father
Zichri Brother
Adaiah Brother
Zabdi Brother
Zillethai Brother
Eliel Brother
Elienai Brother
Beraiah Brother