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sha-mu'-a, sham'-u-a (shammua`):
(1) The Reubenite spy (Nu 13:4, Samouel, and other forms).
(2) One of David's sons (2 Sam 5:14; 1 Ch 14:4, Sammous). In 1 Ch 3:5 he is called "Shimea."
(3) A Levite (Neh 11:17); he is called "Shemaiah" in 1 Ch 9:16.
(4) The head of a priestly family (Neh 12:18); a contemporary of Joiakim.
Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'shammua; shammuah'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". - ISBE; 1915.

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