Word Summary
Shem: "name", oldest son of Noah
Original Word: שֵׁם
Transliteration: Shem
Phonetic Spelling: (shame)
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: "name", oldest son of Noah
Meaning: Shem -- "name", oldest son of Noah
Strong's Concordance
Sem, Shem

The same as shem; name; Shem, a son of Noah (often includ. His posterity) -- Sem, Shem.

see HEBREW shem


H8035. Shem

II. שֵׁםproper name, masculine first son of Noah; — Genesis 5:32; 6:10; 7:13; 10:1, 22, 31; 11:10 (twice in verse); 11:11 (all P), 9:18, 23, 26, 27; 10:21 (all J), 1 Chronicles 1:4, 17, 24; σημ.