2 Kings 12:
For Jozachar the son of Shimeath, and Jehozabad the son of Shomer, his servants, smote him, and he died; and they buried him with his fathers in the city of David: and Amaziah his son reigned in his stead.
1 Chronicles 26:
Moreover the sons of Obededom were
, Shemaiah the firstborn, Jehozabad the second, Joah the third, and Sacar the fourth, and Nethaneel the fifth,
2 Chronicles 17:
And next him was
Jehozabad, and with him an hundred and fourscore thousand ready prepared for the war.
2 Chronicles 24:
And these are they that conspired against him; Zabad the son of Shimeath an Ammonitess, and Jehozabad the son of Shimrith a Moabitess.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(jih hahz' uh bad) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh bestowed.” 1. One of conspirators who killed King Joash of Judah (2 Kings 12:21 ). 2 . Porter or doorkeeper under King David (1 Chronicles 26:4 ). 3 . Military commander under King Jehoshaphat of Judah about 860 B.C. (2 Chronicles 17:18 ). See Jozabad .
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. 1 Chronicles 26:4; 1 Chronicles 26:15; Nehemiah 12:25, margin
2. 2 Chronicles 17:18.
3. Slew Joash: 2 Kings 12:21; 2 Chronicles 24:26.
Hitchcock's Bible Names
The Lord's dowry; having a dowry
Morrish Bible Dictionary
1. Son of Shomer, or Shimrith: he, with Jozachar, slew Joash king of Judah. 2 Kings 12:21 ; 2 Chronicles 24:26 .
2. Son of Obedadom, a Korhite. 1 Chronicles 26:4 .
3. A Benjamite, captain of king Jehoshaphat. 2 Chronicles 17:18 .
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
JEHOZABAD. 1. One of the servants of king Joash who conspired against his master and joined in his assassination ( 2 Kings 12:21 = 2 Chronicles 24:26 ). 2. A Benjamite chief ( 2 Chronicles 17:18 ). 3. A Levitical family ( 1 Chronicles 26:4 ). A shortened form of the name is Jozabad (wh. see).
Easton's Bible Dictionary
The son of Obed-edom (1 Chronicles 26:4 ), one of the Levite porters.
The son of Shomer, one of the two conspirators who put king Jehoash to death in Millo in Jerusalem (2 Kings 12:21 ).
2 Chronicles 17:18 .
Shomer - Father of Jehozabad. (See SHIMRITH Keil conjectures that Shomer is a transcriber's error from omitting -th , or else that Shomer was grandfather of Jehozabad
Shim'Rith - (feminine of Shimri, vigilant ), a Moabitess, mother of Jehozabad, one of the assassins of King Joash
Shimeath - we ought to read Jehozabad , and undoubtedly Jozacar and Jehozabad are identical, and by scribal repetition (dittography) we have the two really identical names and the varying forms Shimeath , Shimrith , and Shomer . are certainly later embellishments of the story, and Shimeath was probably the father of the one murderer, Jehozabad, and an Israelite
The mother of Jehozabad, who murdered Joash (2 Kings 12:21 ); called also Shimrith, a Moabitess (2 Chronicles 24:26 )
Jozabad - (jahz' uh bad) Short form of personal name Jehozabad meaning, “Yah gave. (2 Kings 12:21 , where Hebrew text says Jozabad, son of Shimeath and Jehozabad, son of Amaziah, but many Hebrew manuscripts read the first name of Jozachar). 2 Chronicles 24:26 reads “Zabad son of Shimeath” and Jehozabad son of Shimrith. See Jehozabad ; Joash
Jozachar - See Jehozabad ; Jozabad
Shomer - The parent of Jehozabad
Moabitess - Prominent women from Moab include Ruth (Ruth 1:22 ; Ruth 2:2 ,Ruth 2:2,2:21 ; Ruth 4:5 ,Ruth 4:5,4:10 ), some of Solomon's wives (1 Kings 11:1 ), and the mother of Jehozabad (2 Chronicles 24:26 )
Jehozabad - Jehozabad
Jozacar - In 2 Kings 12:21 it is said that Jozacar ben-Shimeath and Jehozabad ben-Shomer murdered Joash
Sho'Mer - (1 Chronicles 7:34 ) ...
The father (mother ?) of Jehozabad who slew King Joash
za'Bad - ...
Son of Shimeath, an Ammonitess; an assassin who, with Jehozabad, slew King Joash, according to (2 Chronicles 24:26 ) (B
Marriage - Among the common people there must have been other cases similar to Naomi’s ( Ruth 1:4 ): Bathsheba ( 2 Samuel 11:8 ), Hiram ( 1 Kings 7:14 ), Amasa ( 1 Chronicles 2:17 ), Jehozabad ( 2 Chronicles 24:26 ) are the children of mixed marriages