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Lexicon :: Strong's H2607 - ḥănānî

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

חֲנָנִי Chănânîy, khan-aw-nee'; from H2603; gracious; Chanani, the name of six Israelites:—Hanani.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H2607 in the following manner: Hanani (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H2607 in the following manner: Hanani (11x).
  1. Hanani = "gracious"

    1. one of the sons of Heman, a chief musician of David, and head of the 18th course of the service

    2. a seer who rebuked Asa, king of Judah, and was imprisoned

      1. maybe, father of Jehu the seer who testified against Baasha

    3. one of the priests who in the time of Ezra took a foreign wife

    4. brother of Nehemiah whom Nehemiah appointed governor of Jerusalem

    5. another priest who was the chief musician under Nehemiah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֲנָנִי Chănânîy, khan-aw-nee'; from H2603; gracious; Chanani, the name of six Israelites:—Hanani.
STRONGS H2607: Abbreviations
חֲנָנִי proper name, masculine (perhaps abbreviated from following); —
1. father of the prophet Jehu 1 Kings 16:1, 7; 2 Chronicles 16:7; 19:2; 20:34.
2. brother of Nehemiah Nehemiah 1:2; Nehemiah 7:2.
3. a chief musician of David 1 Chronicles 25:4, 25.
4. a chief musician in time of Nehemiah Nehemiah 12:36.
5. a priest of Ezra's time Ezra 10:20.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings

16:1; 16:7

1 Chronicles

25:4; 25:25

2 Chronicles

16:7; 19:2; 20:34




1:2; 7:2; 12:36


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2607 matches the Hebrew חֲנָנִי (ḥănānî),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:1 - Then the word of the LORD came to Jehu the son of Hanani H2607 against Baasha, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:7 - And also by the hand of the prophet Jehu the son of Hanani H2607 came the word of the LORD against Baasha, and against his house, even for all the evil that he did in the sight of the LORD, in provoking him to anger with the work of his hands, in being like the house of Jeroboam; and because he killed him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 25:4 - Of Heman: the sons of Heman; Bukkiah, Mattaniah, Uzziel, Shebuel, and Jerimoth, Hananiah, Hanani, H2607 Eliathah, Giddalti, and Romamtiezer, Joshbekashah, Mallothi, Hothir, and Mahazioth:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 25:25 - The eighteenth to Hanani, H2607 he, his sons, and his brethren, were twelve:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 16:7 - And at that time Hanani H2607 the seer came to Asa king of Judah, and said unto him, Because thou hast relied on the king of Syria, and not relied on the LORD thy God, therefore is the host of the king of Syria escaped out of thine hand.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 19:2 - And Jehu the son of Hanani H2607 the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, Shouldest thou help the ungodly, and love them that hate the LORD? therefore is wrath upon thee from before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:34 - Now the rest of the acts of Jehoshaphat, first and last, behold, they are written in the book of Jehu the son of Hanani, H2607 who is mentioned in the book of the kings of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:20 - And of the sons of Immer; Hanani, H2607 and Zebadiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 1:2 - That Hanani, H2607 one of my brethren, came, he and certain men of Judah; and I asked them concerning the Jews that had escaped, which were left of the captivity, and concerning Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:2 - That I gave my brother Hanani, H2607 and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:36 - And his brethren, Shemaiah, and Azarael, Milalai, Gilalai, Maai, Nethaneel, and Judah, Hanani, H2607 with the musical instruments of David the man of God, and Ezra the scribe before them.
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