Orig: the same as 8105; Shemer, the name of three Israelites:--Shamer, Shemer. H8105
Use: Proper Name Masculine
Shemer or Shamer or Shamed = "preserved"
1) the owner of the hill where the city of Samaria was built
2) a Merarite Levite, son of Mahli and father of Bani
3) an Asherite, son of Heber and father of Ahi, Rohgah, Jehubbah, and Aram. Also 'Shomer'
4) a Benjamite, son of Elpaal and builder of the towns of Ono and Lod