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Shim`own – שִׁמְעוֹן – SIMEON



Stone: Topez

Attribute: To be pure

Strong's H8095 - Shim`own – שִׁמְעוֹן - From שָׁמַע (H8085) –


Simeon or Shimeon = "heard"

the 2nd son of Jacob by his wife Leah and progenitor of the tribe of Simeon

an Israelite of the sons of Bani who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra


Gen 29:33 KJV - And she conceived again, and bare a son; and said, Because Yahweh hath heard that I was hated, he hath therefore given me this son also: and she called his name Simeon.

Gen 49:1 KJV - And Jacob called unto his sons, and said, Gather yourselves together, that I may tell you that which shall befall you in the last days.

Gen 49:2 KJV - Gather yourselves together, and hear, ye sons of Jacob; and hearken unto Israel your father.

Gen 49:5 KJV - Simeon and Levi are brethren; instruments of cruelty are in their habitations.

Gen 49:6 KJV - O my soul, come not thou into their secret; unto their assembly, mine honour, be not thou united: for in their anger they slew a man, and in their selfwill they digged down a wall.

Gen 49:7 KJV - Cursed be their anger, for it was fierce; and their wrath, for it was cruel: I will divide them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel.

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