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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 it came to pass, in the eighteenth year of King Josiah, that the king sent Shaphan the scribe, the son of Azaliah, the son of Meshullam, to the house of the LORD, saying:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:19 - The sons of Pedaiah were Zerubbabel and Shimei. The sons of Zerubbabel were Meshullam, Hananiah, Shelomith their sister,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:13 - and their brethren of their father’s house: Michael, Meshullam, Sheba, Jorai, Jachan, Zia, and Eber—seven in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:17 - Zebadiah, Meshullam, Hizki, Heber,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:7 - Of the sons of Benjamin: Sallu the son of Meshullam, the son of Hodaviah, the son of Hassenuah;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:8 - Ibneiah the son of Jeroham; Elah the son of Uzzi, the son of Michri; Meshullam the son of Shephatiah, the son of Reuel, the son of Ibnijah;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:11 - Azariah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the officer over the house of God;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:12 - Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the son of Pashur, the son of Malchijah; Maasai the son of Adiel, the son of Jahzerah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Meshillemith, the son of Immer;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:12 - And the men did the work faithfully. Their overseers were Jahath and Obadiah the Levites, of the sons of Merari, and Zechariah and Meshullam, of the sons of the Kohathites, to supervise. Others of the Levites, all of whom were skillful with instruments of music,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:16 - Then I sent for Eliezer, Ariel, Shemaiah, Elnathan, Jarib, Elnathan, Nathan, Zechariah, and Meshullam, leaders; also for Joiarib and Elnathan, men of understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:15 - Only Jonathan the son of Asahel and Jahaziah the son of Tikvah opposed this, and Meshullam and Shabbethai the Levite gave them support.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:29 - of the sons of Bani: Meshullam, Malluch, Adaiah, Jashub, Sheal, and Ramoth;[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:4 - And next to them Meremoth the son of Urijah, the son of Koz,[fn] made repairs. Next to them Meshullam the son of Berechiah, the son of Meshezabel, made repairs. Next to them Zadok the son of Baana made repairs.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:6 - Moreover Jehoiada the son of Paseah and Meshullam the son of Besodeiah repaired the Old Gate; they laid its beams and hung its doors, with its bolts and 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 the son of Berechiah made repairs in front of his dwelling.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 6:18 - For many in Judah were pledged to him, because he was the son-in-law of Shechaniah the son of Arah, and his son Jehohanan had married the daughter of Meshullam the son of Berechiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:4 - So Ezra the scribe stood on a platform of wood which they had made for the purpose; and beside him, at his right hand, stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Urijah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah; and at his left hand Pedaiah, Mishael, Malchijah, Hashum, Hashbadana, Zechariah, and Meshullam.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:7 - Meshullam, Abijah, Mijamin,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:20 - Magpiash, Meshullam, Hezir,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:7 - And these are the sons of Benjamin: Sallu the son of Meshullam, 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, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, was the leader of the house of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:13 - of Ezra, Meshullam; of Amariah, Jehohanan;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:16 - of Iddo, Zechariah; of Ginnethon, Meshullam;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:25 - Mattaniah, Bakbukiah, Obadiah, Meshullam, Talmon, and Akkub were gatekeepers keeping the watch at the storerooms of the gates.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:33 - and Azariah, Ezra, Meshullam,
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