King James Bible Dictionary



The Bible

Bible Usage:


  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:


Easton's Bible Dictionary

Ornament of God.

1. The father of Azmaveth, who was treasurer under David and Solomon (1 Chronicles 27:25).

2. A family head of the tribe of Simeon (1 Chronicles 4:36).

3. A priest (1 Chronicles 9:12).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

the witness of the Lord

Naves Topical Index

1. A man of the tribe of Simeon
1 Chronicles 4:36

2. A priest
1 Chronicles 9:12

3. Father of Azmaveth
1 Chronicles 27:25

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(ornament of God).

  1. A prince of the tribe of Simeon, descended from the prosperous family of Shimei. (1 Chronicles 4:36) He took part in the murderous raid made by his tribe upon the peaceable Hamite shepherds of the valley of Gedor in the reign of Hezekiah. (B.C. about 711.)
  2. A priest, ancestor of Maasiai. (1 Chronicles 9:12)
  3. Ancestor of Azmaveth, David's treasurer. (1 Chronicles 27:25) (B.C. 1050.)