Shimeath (Shim´ee-ath)

The mother of one of the murderers of King Joash of Judah (2Kgs 12:21; 2Chr 24:26).

2Kgs 12:21

21It was Jozacar son of Shimeath and Jehozabad son of Shomer, his servants, who struck him down, so that he died. He was buried with his ancestors in the city o ... View more

2Chr 24:26

26Those who conspired against him were Zabad son of Shimeath the Ammonite, and Jehozabad son of Shimrith the Moabite.

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