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Shemuel

Meaning: heard of God

  1. The son of Ammihud. He represented Simeon in the division of the land (Num. 34:20).

  2. Used for “Samuel” (1 Chr. 6:33, Revised Version).

  3. A prince of the tribe of Issachar (1 Chr. 7:2).