Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
MESHELEMIAH. The eponym of a family of Korahite doorkeepers ( 1 Chronicles 9:21 ; 1 Chronicles 26:1 ) = Shelemiah of 1 Chronicles 26:14 , Shallum of 1 Chronicles 9:17 ; 1Ch 9:19 ; 1 Chronicles 9:31 , and Meshullam of Nehemiah 12:25 .
Easton's Bible Dictionary
Friendship of Jehovah, a Levite of the family of the Korhites, called also Shelemiah (1 Chronicles 9:21 ; 26:1,2,9,14 ). He was a temple gate-keeper in the time of David.
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
("whom Jehovah repays".) 1 Chronicles 26:1-2; 1 Chronicles 26:9; 1 Chronicles 26:14; 1 Chronicles 9:21; or SHELEMIAH or SHALLUM (Ezra 2:42; Nehemiah 7:45; Nehemiah 12:25).
Holman Bible Dictionary
(mih sshehl' eh mi uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh is recompense.” Tabernacle gatekeeper in the time of David (1 Chronicles 9:21 ; 1Chronicles 26:1-2,1 Chronicles 26:9 ). Shelemiah is an abbreviated form of this name (1 Chronicles 26:14 ). Other shortened forms include Shallum (1Chronicles 9:17,1Chronicles 9:19,1 Chronicles 9:31 ; Ezra 2:42 ) and Meshullam (Nehemiah 12:25 ). All may refer to the same Levite or various persons may be intended.
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Morrish Bible Dictionary
A Korhite, descendant of Asaph. 1 Chronicles 9:21 ; 1 Chronicles 26:1,2,9 . Apparently the same as SHELEMIAH in 1 Chronicles 26:14 .
Jathniel - Son of Meshelemiah, a Korhite
Jath'ni-el - (whom God gives ), a Korhite Levite, the fourth of the family of Meshelemiah
Meshelemiah - Meshelemiah
Kore - He was father of Shallum and Meshelemiah, temple-porters (1 Chronicles 9:19 ; 26:1 )
Jediael - Son of Meshelemiah, a descendant of Korah
Jehohanan - Son of Meshelemiah, a Korhite
Shelemiah - Meshelemiah or Shallum (1 Chronicles 26:1; 1 Chronicles 26:14)
A Korahite, ancestor of Shallum and Meshelemiah, chief porters in the reign of David
Elioenai - Son of Meshelemiah, a Korhite
Shelemiah - See Meshelemiah
Kore - Son of Ebiasaph, a Levite of the family of Korah and father of Shallum and Meshelemiah, gatekeepers at the tabernacle (1 Chronicles 9:19 ; 1 Chronicles 26:1 )
Jedi'a-el - ...
Second son of Meshelemiah, a Levite
Shelemiah - Called Meshelemiah in 1 Chronicles 26:1 , and perhaps SHALLUM in 1 Chronicles 9:17
Zebadiah - Son of Meshelemiah, a Korhite
Shelemi'ah - ) ...
The same as Meshelemiah and Shallum, 8
Shelemiah - Temple gatekeeper (1 Chronicles 26:14 ) and apparently called Meshelemiah in 1Chronicles 26:1,1 Chronicles 26:9
Meshullam - Nehemiah 12:25 or Meshelemiah (1 Chronicles 26:1), Shelemiah (1 Chronicles 26:14), Shallum (Nehemiah 7:45)
Zebadiah - Third son of Meshelemiah, the Korhite (1 Chronicles 26:2)
Shallum - This may be the same as Shelemiah (1 Chronicles 26:14 ) and Meshelemiah (1 Chronicles 9:21 ; 1 Chronicles 26:1-14 ), since these names are closely related in Hebrew
Meshullam - Two heads of priestly houses and a porter in the time of the high priest Joiakim ( Nehemiah 12:13 ; Nehemiah 12:16 ; Nehemiah 12:25 [see Meshelemiah])
Elam - Son of Meshelemiah, a Korhite
Shallum - Meshelemiah , and in 26:14 Shelemiah
Zechariah - Son of Meshelemiah, a Korhite
Zechariah - A son of Meshelemiah ( 1 Chronicles 9:21 ; 1 Chronicles 26:2 ; 1 Chronicles 26:14 )
Zechariah - Firstborn son of Meshelemiah, a Korhite, keeper of the N
Zechari'ah - ...
Son of Meshelemiah or Shelemiah a Korhite, and keeper of the north gate of the tabernacle of the congregation, (1 Chronicles 9:21 ) (B