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Reference: Shomer


watchman. (1.) The mother of Jehozabad, who murdered Joash (2Ki 12:21); called also Shimrith, a Moabitess (2Ch 24:26).

(2.) A man of Asher (1Ch 7:32); called also Shamer (1Ch 7:34).

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1. (See SHAMER.)

2. Father of Jehozabad. Shimrith is given as the mother in 2Ch 24:26. (See SHIMRITH Keil conjectures that Shomer is a transcriber's error from omitting -th, or else that Shomer was grandfather of Jehozabad.

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1. 1Ch 7:32. See Shemer, No. 3, 2. 2Ki 12:21. See Shimeath.

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1. Son of Heber, of the tribe of Asher. 1Ch 7:32. Called SHAMER in 1Ch 7:34.

2. The parent of Jehozabad. 2Ki 12:21. Here the name is masculine, but perhaps the same is called SHIMRITH, a Moabitess, in 2Ch 24:26.

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1. An Asherite,

1Ch 7:32

also called Shamer. ver.

1Ch 7:34

2. The father (mother ?) of Jehozabad who slew King Joash.

2Ki 12:21

In the parallel passage in

2Ch 24:26

the name is converted into the feminine form Shimrith, who is further described as a Moabitess. [SHIMRITH] (B.C. 839.)

See Shimrith

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