Now the name of the Israelite that was slain, even that was slain with the Midianite woman, was Zimri, the son of Salu, a head of a fathers' house among the Simeonites.
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George Leo Haydock
Kindred. Hebrew, "of a chief house among the Simeonites "as Sur was of equal nobility, "head over a people, and of a chief house in Madian "ver. 15. (Haydock)
He is styled king, and one of the five princes of the nation, chap. xxxi. 8.