Metaphysical meaning of Meshobab (mbd)
Meshobab, me-sho'-bab (Heb.)--turned about; returned; restored; delivered; rewarded; rendered back.
A prince of the Simeonites (I Chron. 4:34, 38).
Meta. Simeon, meaning hearing, refers to the listening, attentive, obedient attitude of mind in man. Meshobab, a prince of the Simeonites, and meaning returned, restored, delivered, rewarded, signifies a return by the individual to the place of spiritual receptivity and obedience, with the great deliverance from bondage and error that is the natural result.