8105. shemer
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shemer: lees, dregs
Original Word: שְׁמָרִים
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: shemer
Phonetic Spelling: (sheh'-mer)
Short Definition: wine

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
lees, dregs
NASB Translation
aged wine (2), dregs (2), spirit (1).

II. [שֶׁ֫מֶר] noun masculineIsaiah 25:6 only plural lees, dregs (figurative); — absolute שְׁמָרִים Isaiah 25:6 (twice in verse) (in both = wine matured by resting undisturbed on the lees); suffix שֹׁקֵט הוּא אֶלשְֿׁמָרָיו Jeremiah 48:11 (of Moab's undisturbed life), compare (of careless men) הַקֹּפְאִים עַלֿ שִׁמְרֵיהֶם Zephaniah 1:12; שְׁמָרֶיהָ Psalm 75:9 (of ׳יs cup of judgment). 1. שֶׂ֫מֶר

III. שׁמר (√ of following; meaning dubious; Late Hebrew שָׁמִיר diamond, so Aramaic שָׁמִירָא (also flint), ; Arabic = mimosa gummifera, Lane1425b).

שׁמור see 111. שָׁמִיר.

dregs, wines on the lees

From shamar; something preserved, i.e. The settlings (plural only) of wine -- dregs, (wines on the) lees.

see HEBREW shamar

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