Shimi, that hears or obeys; my reputation; my fame

(renowned). + Son of Gershon the son of Levi, (Numbers 3:18; 1 Chronicles 6:17,29; 23:7,9,10; Zechariah 12:13) called [1121]Shimi in (Exodus 6:17) (B.C. after 1706.) + Shimei the son of Gera, a Benjamite of the house of Saul, who lived at Bahurim. (B.C. 1023.) When David and his suite were seen descending the long defile, […]

-1. Also called SHIMI .Son of Gershon Ex 6:17; Nu 3:18; 1Ch 6:17; 23:7,10 -2. A Benjamite .Curses David; David’ s magnanimity toward 2Sa 16:5-13; 19:16; 23; with 1Ki 2:36-46 -3. An officer of David 1Ki 1:8 -4. One of Solomon’ s commissary officers 1Ki 4:18 -5. Grandson of Jeconiah 1Ch 3:19 -6. Son of […]

Famous. (1.) A son of Gershon, and grandson of Levi (Num. 3:18; 1 Chr. 6:17, 29); called Shimi in Ex. 6:17. (2.) A Benjamite of the house of Saul, who stoned and cursed David when he reached Bahurim in his flight from Jerusalem on the occasion of the rebellion of Absalom (2 Sam. 16:5-13). After […]