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Lexicon :: Strong's H4918 - mᵊšullām

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

מְשֻׁלָּם Mᵉshullâm, mesh-ool-lawm'; from H7999; allied; Meshullam, the name of seventeen Israelites:—Meshullam.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x

The KJV translates Strong's H4918 in the following manner: Meshullam (25x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x
The KJV translates Strong's H4918 in the following manner: Meshullam (25x).
  1. Meshullam = "friend"

    1. grandfather of Shaphan, the scribe

    2. son of Zerubbabel

    3. a Benjamite of the sons of Elpaal

    4. a Benjamite, father of Sallu

    5. a Benjamite who lived at Jerusalem after the captivity

    6. a Benjamite

      1. perhaps the same as 3 or 4

    7. a Gadite in the reign of king Jotham of Judah

    8. son of Berechiah who assisted in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem

    9. son of Besodeiah who assisted Jehoiada the son of Paseah in restoring the old gate of Jerusalem

    10. a chief of the people who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah

    11. father of Hilkiah and high priest probably in the reign of king Amon of Judah

      1. perhaps the same as 'Shallum'

    12. a priest, son of Meshillemith or Meshillemoth, son of Immer, and ancestor of Maasiai or Amashai

    13. a priest or family of priests who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah

    14. a priest, head of the family of Ginnethon and representative of the house of Ezra in the days of Joiakim, the son of Jeshua

    15. a priest, one of the princes of Judah at the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem

    16. a Kohathite or family of Kohathite Levites in the reign of Josiah

    17. a Levite, one of the heads sent to Iddo to gather the Levites to join the caravan about to return to Jerusalem; a chief man who assisted Ezra in abolishing the marriages which some of the people had made with foreign wives

    18. ancestor of a family of porters or Levites in days of Nehemiah

    19. a descendant of Bani who had a foreign wife and put her away

    20. one of the men who stood at the left hand of Ezra when he read the law to the people

      1. maybe the same as 17

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מְשֻׁלָּם Mᵉshullâm, mesh-ool-lawm'; from H7999; allied; Meshullam, the name of seventeen Israelites:—Meshullam.
STRONGS H4918: Abbreviations
מְשֻׁלָּם proper name, masculine Μεσουλαμ, Μοσολλαμ, etc.:
1. grandfather of Shaphan 2 Kings 22:3.
2. son of Zerubbabel 1 Chronicles 3:19.
3. in Benjamin:
a. 1 Chronicles 8:17, perhaps =
4. in Gad 1 Chronicles 5:13.
5. wall-builders:
6. a chief Nehemiah 10:21.
7. priests (distinctions in part obscure):
a. 1 Chronicles 9:11; Nehemiah 11:11; Nehemiah 12:13 (perhaps = H7967 שַׁלּוּם 11).
8. Levites:
c. Nehemiah 12:25 (= H7967 שַׁלּוּם 12 a).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Kings


1 Chronicles

3:19; 5:13; 8:17; 9:7; 9:8; 9:11; 9:12

2 Chronicles



8:16; 10:15; 10:29


3:4; 3:6; 3:30; 8:14; 10:8; 10:21; 11:7; 11:11; 12:6; 12:13; 12:25; 12:33


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4918 matches the Hebrew מְשֻׁלָּם (mᵊšullām),
which occurs 25 times in 25 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:3 - Now in the eighteenth year of King Josiah, the king sent Shaphan, the son of Azaliah the son of Meshullam H4918 the scribe, to the house of the LORD, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:19 - The sons of Pedaiah were Zerubbabel and Shimei. And the [fn]sons of Zerubbabel were Meshullam H4918 and Hananiah, and Shelomith was their sister;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:13 - Their relatives of their fathers’ households were Michael, Meshullam H4918, Sheba, Jorai, Jacan, Zia, and Eber, seven.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:17 - Zebadiah, Meshullam H4918, Hizki, Heber,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:7 - From the sons of Benjamin were Sallu the son of Meshullam H4918, the son of Hodaviah, the son of Hassenuah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:8 - and Ibneiah the son of Jeroham, and Elah the son of Uzzi, the son of Michri, and Meshullam H4918 the son of Shephatiah, the son of Reuel, the son of Ibnijah;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:11 - and [fn]Azariah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam H4918, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the chief officer of the house of God;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:12 - and Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the son of Pashhur, the son of Malchijah, and Maasai the son of Adiel, the son of Jahzerah, the son of Meshullam H4918, the son of Meshillemith, the son of Immer;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:12 - The men did the work faithfully with foremen over them to supervise: Jahath and Obadiah, the Levites of the sons of Merari, Zechariah and Meshullam H4918 of the sons of the Kohathites, and the Levites, all who were skillful with musical instruments.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:16 - So I sent for Eliezer, Ariel, Shemaiah, Elnathan, Jarib, Elnathan, Nathan, Zechariah, and Meshullam H4918, [fn]leading men, and for Joiarib and Elnathan, teachers.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:15 - Only Jonathan the son of Asahel and Jahzeiah the son of Tikvah [fn]opposed this, with Meshullam H4918 and Shabbethai the Levite supporting them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:29 - and of the sons of Bani: Meshullam H4918, Malluch and Adaiah, Jashub, Sheal, and Jeremoth;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:4 - Next to them Meremoth the son of Uriah the son of Hakkoz made repairs. And next to [fn]him Meshullam H4918 the son of Berechiah the son of Meshezabel made repairs. And next to [fn]him Zadok the son of Baana also made repairs.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:6 - Now Joiada the son of Paseah and Meshullam H4918 the son of Besodeiah repaired the Ancient Gate; they laid its beams and installed its doors with its bolts and its bars.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:30 - After him Hananiah the son of Shelemiah, and Hanun the sixth son of Zalaph, repaired another section. After him Meshullam H4918 the son of Berechiah carried out repairs in front of his own quarters.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 6:18 - For many in Judah were bound by oath to him because he was the son-in-law of Shecaniah the son of Arah, and his son Jehohanan had married the daughter of Meshullam H4918 the son of Berechiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:4 - Ezra the scribe stood at a wooden podium which they had made for the purpose. And beside him stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah on his right; and Pedaiah, Mishael, Malchijah, Hashum, Hashbaddanah, Zechariah, and Meshullam H4918 on his left.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:7 - Meshullam H4918, Abijah, Mijamin,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:20 - Magpiash, Meshullam H4918, Hezir,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:7 - Now these are the sons of Benjamin: Sallu the son of Meshullam H4918, the son of Joed, the son of Pedaiah, the son of Kolaiah, the son of Maaseiah, the son of Ithiel, the son of Jeshaiah;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:11 - Seraiah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam H4918, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the overseer of the house of God,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:13 - of Ezra, Meshullam H4918; of Amariah, Jehohanan;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:16 - of Iddo, Zechariah; of Ginnethon, Meshullam H4918;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:25 - Mattaniah, Bakbukiah, Obadiah, Meshullam H4918, Talmon, and Akkub were gatekeepers keeping watch at the storerooms of the gates.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:33 - with Azariah, Ezra, Meshullam H4918,
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