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Shimrith

also called Shomer

Meaning: Female guard; guarded (of the Lord); watch; vigilant (from the root word: “to guard”)

the mother of Jehozabad, a man who helped murder King Joash (2 Chronicles 24:26)

She was also called Shomer (2 Kings 12:21). She was a Moabitess.

Author: Paul S. Taylor.