1 The son of Zaccur; he was one of the twelve spies, a representative of the tribe of Reuben, sent by Moses into Canaan (Num 13:4). 2 One of David’s sons born in Jerusalem (2Sam 5:14; 1Chr 14:4); he is also called Shimea (1Chr 3:5). 3 A Levite whose son Abda (Obadiah) was a postexilic inhabitant of Jerusalem (Neh 11:17); he is elsewhere called Shemaiah (1Chr 9:16). 4 The head of the clan of Bilgah during the period of restoration (Neh 12:18); he is possibly the same as 3 above, although since this person lived in the time of the second high priest after the return from the exile, it is probably a different person (see v. 12).
4These were their names: From the tribe of Reuben, Shammua son of Zaccur;
14These are the names of those who were born to him in Jerusalem: Shammua, Shobab, Nathan, Solomon,
4These are the names of the children whom he had in Jerusalem: Shammua, Shobab, and Nathan; Solomon,
5These were born to him in Jerusalem: Shimea, Shobab, Nathan, and Solomon, four by Bath-shua, daughter of Ammiel;
17and Mattaniah son of Mica son of Zabdi son of Asaph, who was the leader to begin the thanksgiving in prayer, and Bakbukiah, the second among his associates; a ... View more
16and Obadiah son of Shemaiah, son of Galal, son of Jeduthun, and Berechiah son of Asa, son of Elkanah, who lived in the villages of the Netophathites.
18of Bilgah, Shammua; of Shemaiah, Jehonathan;