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Simeon

Line breaks: Sim¦eon
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪmɪən
 
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Definition of Simeon in English:

1(In the Bible) a Hebrew patriarch, son of Jacob and Leah (Gen. 29:33).
1.1The tribe of Israel traditionally descended from Simeon.

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