Character Study on Zimmah

Character Study on Zimmah

1 Chronicles 6: Of Gershom; Libni his son, Jahath his son, Zimmah his son,
1 Chronicles 6: The son of Ethan, the son of Zimmah, the son of Shimei,
2 Chronicles 29: Then the Levites arose, Mahath the son of Amasai, and Joel the son of Azariah, of the sons of the Kohathites: and of the sons of Merari, Kish the son of Abdi, and Azariah the son of Jehalelel: and of the Gershonites; Joah the son of Zimmah, and Eden the son of Joah:

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Easton's Bible Dictionary - Zimmah
Mischief.
A Gershonite Levite (1 Chronicles 6:20 ).



Another Gershonite Levite (1 Chronicles 6:42 ).



The father of Joah (2 Chronicles 29:12 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Zimmah
ZIMMAH . A family of Gershonite Levites ( 1 Chronicles 6:20 (5), 42 (27), 2 Chronicles 29:12 ).

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Zimmah
1. A Gershonite Levite, son of Jahath (1 Chronicles 6:20).

2. Another, son of Shimei (1 Chronicles 6:42; compare 1).

3. Father or ancestor of Joab (2 Chronicles 29:12); the same collocation of names is in 1 Chronicles 6:20-21. The same names are often repeated in one family.

Holman Bible Dictionary - Zimmah
(zihm' muh) Personal name; perhaps an abbreviation of “Yahweh has considered or resolved.” A Levite (1Chronicles 6:20,1 Chronicles 6:42 ; 2 Chronicles 29:12 ).



Hitchcock's Bible Names - Zimmah
Thought; wickedness
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Zimmah
1. Son ofJahath, a Gershonite. 1 Chronicles 6:20 .

2. Son of Shimei, a Gershonite. 1 Chronicles 6:42 .

3. A Gershonite, father of Joah. 2 Chronicles 29:12 .

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Zimnah - (zihm' nuh) TEV alternate form of Zimmah (2 Chronicles 29:12 )
Joah - Son of Zimmah, a Gershonite. Son of Zimmah, a Gershonite
Zimmah - Zimmah
Ethan - Levite, son of Zimmah
Zim'Mah - ) At a much earlier period we find the same collocation of names, Zimmah and Joah as father and son
jo'ah - ) ... The son or grandson of Zimmah, a Gershonite