1 Kings 4:18
New International Version
Shimei son of Ela--in Benjamin;

New Living Translation
Shimei son of Ela, in Benjamin.

English Standard Version
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin;

Berean Study Bible
Shimei son of Ela in Benjamin;

New American Standard Bible
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin;

New King James Version
Shimei the son of Elah, in Benjamin;

King James Bible
Shimei the son of Elah, in Benjamin:

Christian Standard Bible
Shimei son of Ela, in Benjamin;

Contemporary English Version
Shimei son of Ela was in charge of the territory of Benjamin.

Good News Translation
Shimei son of Ela: the territory of Benjamin

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Shimei son of Ela, in Benjamin;

International Standard Version
Ela's son Shimei served in Benjamin;

NET Bible
Shimei son of Ela was in charge of Benjamin.

New Heart English Bible
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
[Shimei], son of Ela, was in charge of Benjamin.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin;

New American Standard 1977
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin;

Jubilee Bible 2000
Shimei, the son of Elah, in Benjamin;

King James 2000 Bible
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin:

American King James Version
Shimei the son of Elah, in Benjamin:

American Standard Version
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Semei son of Ela, in Benjamin.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Semei the son of Ela in Benjamin.

Darby Bible Translation
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin.

English Revised Version
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin:

Webster's Bible Translation
Shimei the son of Elah, in Benjamin:

World English Bible
Shimei the son of Ela, in Benjamin;

Young's Literal Translation
Shimei Ben-Elah is in Benjamin.
Study Bible
Solomon's Twelve Officers
17Jehoshaphat son of Paruah in Issachar; 18Shimei son of Ela in Benjamin; 19Geber son of Uri in the land of Gilead, the country of Sihon king of the Amorites and of Og king of Bashan. He was the only governor in the land of Judah.…
Cross References
1 Kings 1:8
But Zadok the priest, Benaiah son of Jehoiada, Nathan the prophet, Shimei, Rei, and David's mighty men would not join Adonijah.

1 Kings 4:17
Jehoshaphat son of Paruah in Issachar;

Treasury of Scripture

Shimei the son of Elah, in Benjamin:

Shimei

1 Kings 1:8
But Zadok the priest, and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, and Nathan the prophet, and Shimei, and Rei, and the mighty men which belonged to David, were not with Adonijah.

Zechariah 12:13
The family of the house of Levi apart, and their wives apart; the family of Shimei apart, and their wives apart;

Benjamin

Joshua 18:20-28
And Jordan was the border of it on the east side. This was the inheritance of the children of Benjamin, by the coasts thereof round about, according to their families…







Lexicon
Shimei
שִׁמְעִ֥י (šim·‘î)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8096: Shimei -- the name of a number of Israelites

son
בֶן־ (ḇen-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

of Ela
אֵלָ֖א (’ê·lā)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 414: Ela -- an Israelite

in Benjamin;
בְּבִנְיָמִֽן׃ (bə·ḇin·yā·min)
Preposition-b | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1144: Benjamin -- 'son of the right hand', youngest son of Jacob, also the name of two other Israelites
(18) The eleventh division, the territory of Benjamin (properly including Jerusalem itself), though small, is singularly strong and populous, including Jericho, Bethel, Gibeon, Ramah, extending from Judah to Ephraim, and commanding the centre of the high land of what was afterwards the kingdom of Judah.

Verse 18. - Shimei the son of Elah [by some identified with the Shimei of chapter 1 Kings 1:8. But see note there], in Benjamin. [It is noteworthy that Shimei was a Benjamite name, 2 Samuel 16:5, 11.] 4:1-19 In the choice of the great officers of Solomon's court, no doubt, his wisdom appeared. Several are the same that were in his father's time. A plan was settled by which no part of the country was exhausted to supply his court, though each sent its portion.
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