Apparently a patronymic from an unused name (apparently passive participle of H2492); dreamed; a Nechelamite, or descendant of Nechlam
KJV Usage: Nehelamite.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
Nehelamite = "he of the dream" 1. the designation of a false prophet Shemaiah taken into captivity to Babylon; name is formed from his native place or his progenitor
Origin: apparently a patronymic from an unused name (apparently pass. participle of H2492)
Parts of Speech: Adjective