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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7967 - שַׁלֻּם

shallûm, shallûm
shal-loom', shal-loom'  
Word Origin
the same as (07966)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Shallum = “retribution”

1) son of Jabesh, conspirator and slayer of king Zachariah of the northern kingdom of Israel ending the dynasty of Jehu; assumed the throne and became the 15th king of the northern kingdom; reigned for one month and was killed by Menahem

2) the 3rd son of king Josiah of Judah and subsequent king of Judah; reigned for 3 months before he was taken captive to Egypt where he was placed in chains and later died

2a) also ‘Jehoahaz’

3) husband of Huldah the prophetess in the reign of king Josiah of Judah. Maybe the same as 4

4) uncle of Jeremiah the prophet. Maybe the same as 3

5) a Simeonite, son of Shaul and grandson of Simeon

6) a Judaite, son of Sisamai and father of Jekamiah in the family of Jerahmeel

7) an Ephraimite, father of Jehizkiah

8) a son of Naphtali

9) a Korahite Levite, chief of a family of gatekeepers for the east gate of the temple

9a) maybe same as 13

10) son of Halohesh and ruler of a district of Jerusalem; also repairer of the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah

11) a priest, of the family of Eleazar, son of Zadok and father of Hilkiah in the family line of Ezra

12) a Korahite Levite, son of Kore, father of Maaseiah, and in charge of the work of the service. Maybe same as 9

13) a Levite gatekeeper who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

14) a Levite and descendant of Bani who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (27) NAS (27) HCS (27)
2 Kings 5
1 Chronicles 10
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Nehemiah 2
Jeremiah 3
2 Kings 5
1 Chronicles 10
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Nehemiah 2
Jeremiah 3
2 Kings 5
1 Chronicles 11
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Nehemiah 2
Jeremiah 3
n-p 16
n-p 14
n-p 14

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שַׁלּוּם (less often שַׁלֻּם) proper name, masculine Σελ(λ)ουμ, Σαλ(λ)ουμ, Σελλημ, etc.; —

1 king of Northern Israel 2 Kings 15:10,13,14,15.

2 son of Josiah, and king of Judah Jeremiah 22:11; 1 Chronicles 3:15 = יְהוֺאָחָז 1.

3 husband of Huldah 2 Kings 22:14 2 Chronicles 34:22, B ᵐ5 L Σελλημ, A #NAME?.

4 uncle of Jeremiah Jeremiah 32:7.

5 in Simeon 1 Chronicles 4:25.

6 in Jerahmeel 1 Chronicles 2:40,41.

7 in Ephraim 2 Chronicles 28:12.

8 in Naphtali 1 Chronicles 7:13.

9 father of a threshold-keeper Jeremiah 35:4.

10 wall-builder Nehemiah 3:12.

11 priests 1 Chronicles 5:38; 1 Chronicles 5:39; Ezra 7:2 (ancestor of Ezra , perhaps = מְשֻׁלָּם 7a).

12 Levites:

a. 1 Chronicles 9:17 (twice in verse), perhaps = 1 Chronicles 9:19; 1 Chronicles 9:31, and Ezra 2:42 "" Nehemiah 7:45 ( = שֶׁלֶמְיָה

2, מְשֻׁלָּם 8c, (מְשֶׁלֶמְיָה(וּׅ).

b. Ezra 10:24.

13 Ezra 10:42. below

שַׁלּוּן proper name, masculine wall-builder Nehemiah 3:15 = שַׁלּוּם according to Thes. above

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שַׁלֻּם (“retribution”), pr.n. Shallum, borne by

(1) a king of the kingdom of Israel (773, 772, b.c.), -2 Ki. 15:1015.

(2) a king of Judah, the son of Josiah and younger brother of kings Jehoiakim and Zedekiah; prob. the same as יְהוֹאָחָז No. 2, Jeremiah 22:11 see Rosenm. on the passage.

(3) the husband of Huldah the prophetess, 2 Kings 22:14.

(4) other men, Ezra 2:42, 7:2 10:24, 42 Ezra 10:42; Nehemiah 3:12, 7:45 1 Chronicles 2:40, etc.

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List of Word Forms
וְשַׁלּ֖וּם וְשַׁלּ֣וּם וְשַׁלּוּם֙ ושלום לְשַׁלֻּ֣ם לשלם שַׁלֻּ֔ם שַׁלֻּ֖ם שַׁלֻּ֣ם שַׁלֻּ֥ם שַׁלֻּ֨ם שַׁלֻּם֙ שַׁלּ֔וּם שַׁלּ֖וּם שַׁלּ֣וּם שַׁלּ֤וּם שַׁלּ֥וּם שַׁלּֽוּם׃ שַׁלּוּם֙ שלום שלום׃ שלם lə·šal·lum ləšallum leshalLum šal·lum šal·lūm šallum šallūm shalLum veshalLum wə·šal·lūm wəšallūm
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