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Shelemiah (shĕlˌəmĪˈə) [key], in the Bible. 1 Father of Hananiah. 2 Treasurer. 3 Father of Irijah. 4 See Meshelemiah. These identifications are not all certain; other appearances of the name may refer to some of the same persons.

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