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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #8051 - שַׁמּוּעַ

Word Origin
from (08074)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Shammua = “renowned”

1) son of Zaccur and the spy from the tribe of Reuben

2) son of David by his wife Bathsheba

2a) also ‘Shammuah’ and ‘Shimea’

3) a Levite, son of Galal and father of Abda who lived in Jerusalem after the return from exile in the time of Nehemiah

3a) also ‘Shemaiah’

4) a priest, head of the family of Bilgah in the time of Joiakim after the return from exile

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (5) NAS (5) HCS (5)
Numbers 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 2
Numbers 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 2
Numbers 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 2
n-p 5
n-p 5
n-p 5

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שַׁמּוּעַ proper name, masculine 1. son of David 2 Samuel 5:14 = 1 Chronicles 14:4 Σαμμους [ε], Σαμαα (= שִׁמְעָא 2).

2 Reubenite, Numbers 13:4, Σαμουηλ, Σαλαμιηλ etc.

3 Levite, Nehemiah 11:17 (= שְׁמַעְיָה 1 Chronicles 9:16), Σαμουει, etc.; 1 Chronicles 12:18 (? same person), ᵐ5 L Σαμουε.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שַׁמּוּעַ see שִׁמְעָא No. 1.

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List of Word Forms
שַׁמּ֔וּעַ שַׁמּ֖וּעַ שַׁמּ֣וּעַ שמוע šam·mū·a‘ šammūa‘ shamMua
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Saturday, November 28th, 2020
the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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