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 Simeonite (1 Chronicles 4:37).

2. The father of one of the "valiant men" of David's armies (1 Chronicles 11:45).

3. Assisted at the purification of the temple in the time of Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 29:13).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

thorn; dregs

Naves Topical Index

1. Head of a family in Simeon
1 Chronicles 4:37-38

2. Father of one of David's mighty men
1 Chronicles 11:45

3. A Merarite, also called Simri
1 Chronicles 26:10

4. A Levite in the time of Hezekiah
2 Chronicles 29:13

Smith's Bible Dictionary


  1. A Simeonite son of Shemaiah. (1 Chronicles 4:37) (B.C. after 1450.)
  2. The father of Jedi'l, one of David's guard. (1 Chronicles 11:45) (B.C. before 1043.)
  3. A Kohathite Levite in the reign of Hezekiah. (2 Chronicles 29:13) (B.C. 726.)

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

Shimron, same as Shimri

Naves Topical Index

A Moabitess.

Mother of Jehozabad, murderer of King Joash
2 Chronicles 24:26

Called Shomer
2 Kings 12:21

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(feminine of Shimri, vigilant), a Moabitess, mother of Jehozabad, one of the assassins of King Joash. (2 Chronicles 24:26) In (2 Kings 12:21) she is called SHOMER. (B.C. 839.)