1) One of the spies sent out by Moses to search the land (Num. 13:4). He represented the tribe of Reuben.
   2) One of David's sons (1 Chr. 14:4; 3:5, "Shimea;" 2 Sam. 5:14).
   3) A Levite under Nehemiah (11:17).

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

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