CHEMARIM (kĕm'a-rĭm, Heb. kemārîm). The KJV rendering of a word probably from a root meaning “prostrate oneself” (
CHEMARIM kĕm’ ərĭm (כְּמָרִ֗ים, meaning uncertain). Priests of idols or foreign gods.
This is the KJV transliteration of a Heb. word in
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
J. R. Van Pelt