|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
(n.) Plural of Shipman.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
See SHIPS AND BOATS, II, 2, (3); III, 2.
Shipmen (4 Occurrences)
Acts 27:27 But when the fourteenth night was come, as we were driven up and down in Adria, about midnight the shipmen deemed that they drew near to some country; (KJV WBS)
Acts 27:30 And as the shipmen were about to flee out of the ship, when they had let down the boat into the sea, under colour as though they would have cast anchors out of the foreship, (KJV WBS)
1 Kings 9:27 And Hiram sent in the navy his servants, shipmen that had knowledge of the sea, with the servants of Solomon. (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT)
Isaiah 23:13 Behold, the land of the Chaldeans: this people was not; the Assyrian founded it for them that dwell in the wilderness; they set up their towers; they overthrew the palaces thereof; they made it a ruin. (See JPS)