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Strong's #8087 - שֶׁמַע

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Shema = “hear”

1) a Reubenite, son of Joel, father of Azaz, and grandfather of Bela

2) a Judaite, son of Hebron and father of Raham

3) a Benjamite, son of Elpaal who along with his brother Beriah were heads of their fathers houses in Aijalon and who drove out the inhabitants of Gath. Probably the same as ‘Shimhi’

4) an Israelite who stood on the right hand of Ezra as he read the Law to the people

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (5)
1 Chronicles 4
Nehemiah 1
HCS (0)
HCS (5)
1 Chronicles 4
Nehemiah 1
BSB (5)
1 Chronicles 4
Nehemiah 1
ESV (5)
1 Chronicles 4
Nehemiah 1
WEB (5)
1 Chronicles 4
Nehemiah 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. שֶׁ֫מַע proper name, masculine usually Σαμα(α), Σεμαα (compare Sabean proper name סמע Hal509); —

1 in Judah 1 Chronicles 2:44, שָׁ֑מַע 1 Chronicles 2:43.

2 in Reuben 1 Chronicles 5:8.

3 in Benjamin 1 Chronicles 8:13 (= שִׁמְעִי 1 Chronicles 8:21).

4 post-exilic Nehemiah 8:4, Σαμαιας.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שֶׁמַע (“rumour”), [Shema], pr.n. m.

(1)  1 Chronicles 2:43, 44 1 Chronicles 2:44.

(2)  1 Chronicles 5:8.

(3)  Nehemiah 8:4.

(4)  1 Chronicles 8:13.

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List of Word Forms
וְשֶׁ֡מַע וְשֶׁ֣מַע וָשֶׁ֔מַע וָשָֽׁמַע׃ ושמע ושמע׃ שֶׁ֖מַע שמע še·ma‘ šema‘ Shema vaShama vaShema veShema wā·šā·ma‘ wā·še·ma‘ wāšāma‘ wāšema‘ wə·še·ma‘ wəšema‘
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