SHAMHUTH (shăm'hŭth, Heb. shamhûth, desolation). An Izrahite. He was the fifth divisional commander, for the fifth month of the year, in David’s organization of his army (
SHAMHUTH shăm’ huth (שַׁמְה֣וּת). One of David’s officers, in charge of the militia for the fifth month (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
See SHAMMUAH, IV.