|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
Captor, son of Nahash of Rabbah, the Ammonite. He showed kindness to David when he fled from Jerusalem to Mahanaim (2 Samuel 17:27).
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
sho'-bi (shobhi; Ouesbei): One of those who remained faithful to David during the rebellion of Absalom (2 Samuel 17:27).
Shobi (1 Occurrence)
2 Samuel 17:27 It happened, when David was come to Mahanaim, that Shobi the son of Nahash of Rabbah of the children of Ammon, and Machir the son of Ammiel of Lodebar, and Barzillai the Gileadite of Rogelim, (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)