King James Bible Dictionary



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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


1. A son of Shimei, and grandson of Gershom (1 Chronicles 23:10).

2. One of the sons of Shelomoth, of the family of Kohath (1 Chronicles 24:22).

3. A Levite of the family of Merari, one of the overseers of the repairs of the temple under Josiah (2 Chronicles 34:12).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

broken in pieces; descending

Naves Topical Index

Smith's Bible Dictionary


  1. Son of Libni, the son of Gershom, the son of Levi. (1 Chronicles 6:20) (B.C. after 1706.)
  2. Head of a later house in the family of Gershom, being the eldest son of Shimei, the son of Laadan. (1 Chronicles 23:10,11)
  3. A man in the genealogy of Judah, (1 Chronicles 4:2) son of Reaiah ben-Shobal.
  4. A Levite, son of Shelomoth. (1 Chronicles 24:22)
  5. A Merarite Levite in the reign of Josiah. (2 Chronicles 34:12) (B.C. 623.)