Word Summary
shoer: a gatekeeper
Original Word: שׁוֹעֵר
Transliteration: shoer
Phonetic Spelling: (sho-are')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: a gatekeeper
Meaning: a gatekeeper
Strong's Concordance
doorkeeper, porter

Or shomer {sho-are'}: active participle of sha'ar (as denominative from sha'ar); a janitor -- doorkeeper, porter.

see HEBREW sha'ar

see HEBREW sha'ar


H7778. shoer

שֹׁעֵר37 noun masculine porter (denominative from שַׁעַר‎); — absolute ׳שׁוֺ2 Chronicles 31:14, construct ׳שֹׁ2 Kings 7:10; 1 Chronicles 9:21, + feminine שׁוֺעֶ֫רֶת2 Samuel 4:6 (for ᵑ0‎ [וֺךְ‎] תּ עַד בֹּאוּ‎) We Dr HPS Bu Now after ᵐ5‎ (Th דֶּלֶת מְּקִידַת‎); plural שֹׁעֲרִים2 Kings 7:11 +; construct שֹׁעֲרֵי2 Chronicles 23:4; — porter of city gate 2 Kings 7:10-11, (2 Samuel 18:26 read ᵑ9 ᵑ6 ᵐ5 הַשַּׁעַר‎ Th We Dr and most); portress of house 4:6 (see above); elsewhere (34 t. Chronicles Ezra Nehemiah) of gate-keepers in sanctuary 1 Chronicles 9:17-18, 24 +; 4, 000 in number, 23:5; מוֺעֵד לְאֹהֶל מֶּתַח ׳שׁ9:21; בַּסִּמִּים שֹׁעֲרִים9:22; ׳שׁ לָאָרוֺן15:23-24, הַסִּמִּים שֹׁעֲרֵי2 Chronicles 23:4; הַשֹּׁעֲרִים בְּנֵיEzra 2:42.