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Metaphysical meaning of Shumathites (mbd)

Metaphysical meaning of Shumathites (mbd)
Shumathites, shu'-math-ites (fr. Heb.) --fragment; odorous; pungent; acrid; smelling.

A family of Kiriath-jearim, descended from Shobal, son of Caleb (I Chron. 2:53).

Meta. A group of thoughts of a discriminative, intuitive character (fragrant, odorous, pungent, smelling), and belonging to or located in the thought and nerve center that Kiriath-jearim represents. (See SHOBAL and KIRIATH-JEARIM.)

Preceding Entry: Shulammite
Following Entry: Shunammite