that is, the native or resident of Shiloh; a title ascribed only to Ahijah. (1 Kings 11:29; 12:15; 15:29; 2 Chronicles 9:29; 10:15)

-1. A man of Shiloh 1Ki 11:29; 12:15; 15:29; 2Ch 9:29; 10:15 -2. Used, apparently, to denote a descendant of Shelah 1Ch 9:5 .See [3622]SHELAMITES

Ahijah the prophet, whose home was in Shiloh, is so designated (1 Kings 11:29; 15:29). The plural form occurs (1 Chr. 9:5), denoting the descendants of Shelah, Judah’s youngest son.