Shephatiah Meaning: judged of the Lord A son of David by Abital (2 Samuel 3:4). A Benjamite who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chronicles 12:5). A Simeonite prince in David's time (1 Chronicles 27:16). One of Jehoshaphat's sons (2 Chronicles 21:2). Ezra 2:4. Ezra 2:57; Neh. 7:59. One of the princes who urged the putting of Jeremiah to death (Jeremiah 38:1-4).