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Lexicon :: Strong's H2147 - ziḵrî

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

זִכְרִי Zikrîy, zik-ree'; from H2142; memorable; Zicri, the name of twelve Israelites:—Zichri.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H2147 in the following manner: Zichri (12x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H2147 in the following manner: Zichri (12x).
  1. Zichri = "memorable"

    1. the father of Eliezer, the chief of the Reubenites in the reign of David

    2. the father of Amasiah, a descendant of Judah

    3. a son of Izhar and grandson of Kohath

    4. a descendant of Eliezer the son of Moses

    5. a son of Asaph, elsewhere called 'Zabdi' and 'Zaccur'

    6. a priest of the family of Abijah, in the days of Joiakim the son of Jeshua

    7. a descendant of Benjamin of the sons of Shimhi

    8. a descendant of Benjamin of the sons of Shashak

    9. a descendant of Benjamin of the sons of Jeroham

    10. father of Joel and descendant of Benjamin

    11. a father of Elishaphat, one of the conspirators with Jehoiada

    12. a Ephraimite hero in the invading army of Pekah the son of Remaliah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
זִכְרִי Zikrîy, zik-ree'; from H2142; memorable; Zicri, the name of twelve Israelites:—Zichri.
STRONGS H2147: Abbreviations
זִכְרִי proper name, masculine Greek Version of the LXX Ζεχρει, Ζαχρι, etc., except as below: —
1. a Reubenite 1 Chronicles 27:16.
2. a Judahite 2 Chronicles 17:16.
3. Levites:
a. Exodus 6:21 (P).
c. an Asaphite 1 Chronicles 9:15 || Nehemiah 11:17 where read זכרי (for זַבְדִּי, which see); compare also H2139 זַכּוּר 3 b.
4. a priest Nehemiah 12:17 (LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ζαχαριας).
5. Benjamites:
6. father of a captain in Jehoiada's time 2 Chronicles 23:1 (Greek Version of the LXX Ζαχαρια, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ζεχρι).
7. mighty man of Ephraim 2 Chronicles 28:7 (Greek Version of the LXX Ἐζεχρει, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ζαχαριας).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



1 Chronicles

8:19; 8:23; 8:27; 9:15; 26:25; 27:16

2 Chronicles

17:16; 23:1; 28:7


11:9; 11:17; 12:17


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2147 matches the Hebrew זִכְרִי (ziḵrî),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:21 - The sons of Izhar: Korah and Nepheg and Zichri. H2147
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:19 - Jakim, Zichri, H2147 Zabdi,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:23 - Abdon, Zichri, H2147 Hanan,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:27 - Jaareshiah, Elijah and Zichri H2147 were the sons of Jeroham.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:15 - and Bakbakkar, Heresh and Galal and Mattaniah the son of Mica, the son of [fn]Zichri, H2147 the son of Asaph,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:25 - His relatives by Eliezer were Rehabiah his son, Jeshaiah his son, Joram his son, Zichri H2147 his son and Shelomoth his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 27:16 - Now in charge of the tribes of Israel: chief officer for the Reubenites was Eliezer the son of Zichri; H2147 for the Simeonites, Shephatiah the son of Maacah;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 17:16 - and next to him Amasiah the son of Zichri, H2147 who volunteered for the LORD, and with him 200,000 valiant warriors;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 23:1 - Now in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took captains of hundreds: Azariah the son of Jeroham, Ishmael the son of Johanan, Azariah the son of Obed, Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, H2147 and they entered into a covenant with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:7 - And Zichri, H2147 a mighty man of Ephraim, slew Maaseiah the king’s son and Azrikam the ruler of the house and Elkanah the second to the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:9 - Joel the son of Zichri H2147 was their overseer, and Judah the son of Hassenuah was second [fn]in command of the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:17 - of Abijah, Zichri; H2147 of Miniamin, of Moadiah, Piltai;
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