Shemida (Shi-mi´duh; Heb., “Eshmun [a Phoenician god] has known”?)

The Gileadite who headed the family of Shemidaite descendants of Manasseh (Num 26:32; Josh 17:2; 1Chr 7:19).

Num 26:32

32and of Shemida, the clan of the Shemidaites; and of Hepher, the clan of the Hepherites.

Josh 17:2

2And allotments were made to the rest of the tribe of Manasseh, by their families, Abiezer, Helek, Asriel, Shechem, Hepher, and Shemida; these were the male des ... View more

1Chr 7:19

19The sons of Shemida were Ahian, Shechem, Likhi, and Aniam.

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