(God repays). (1) (1 Chron. 26:1414And the lot eastward fell to Shelemiah. Then for Zechariah his son, a wise counsellor, they cast lots; and his lot came out northward. (1 Chronicles 26:14)). [MESHELEMIAH.] (2) Two who married foreign wives (Ezra 10:39,4139And Shelemiah, and Nathan, and Adaiah, (Ezra 10:39)
41Azareel, and Shelemiah, Shemariah, (Ezra 10:41)
). (3) Father of Hananiah (Neh. 3:3030After him repaired Hananiah the son of Shelemiah, and Hanun the sixth son of Zalaph, another piece. After him repaired Meshullam the son of Berechiah over against his chamber. (Nehemiah 3:30)). (4) A priest appointed treasurer (Neh. 13:1313And I made treasurers over the treasuries, Shelemiah the priest, and Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah: and next to them was Hanan the son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah: for they were counted faithful, and their office was to distribute unto their brethren. (Nehemiah 13:13)). (5) Father of Jehucal (Jer. 37:33And Zedekiah the king sent Jehucal the son of Shelemiah and Zephaniah the son of Maaseiah the priest to the prophet Jeremiah, saying, Pray now unto the Lord our God for us. (Jeremiah 37:3)). (6) Father of one of Jeremiah’s accusers (Jer. 38:11Then Shephatiah the son of Mattan, and Gedaliah the son of Pashur, and Jucal the son of Shelemiah, and Pashur the son of Malchiah, heard the words that Jeremiah had spoken unto all the people, saying, (Jeremiah 38:1)). (7) Father of the officer who arrested Jeremiah (Jer. 37:1313And when he was in the gate of Benjamin, a captain of the ward was there, whose name was Irijah, the son of Shelemiah, the son of Hananiah; and he took Jeremiah the prophet, saying, Thou fallest away to the Chaldeans. (Jeremiah 37:13)).