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Lexicon :: Strong's H3171 - yᵊḥî'ēl

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

יְחִיאֵל Yᵉchîyʼêl, yekh-ee-ale'; or (2 Chronicles 29:14) יְחַוְאֵל Yᵉchavʼêl; from H2421 and H410; God will live; Jechiel (or Jechavel), the name of eight Israelites:—Jehiel.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H3171 in the following manner: Jehiel (14x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H3171 in the following manner: Jehiel (14x).
  1. Jehiel = "God lives"

    1. a Levite and one of the chief musicians in the time of David

    2. a Gershonite Levite who had charge of the treasures in the time of David

    3. son of Hachmoni and an officer of David and tutor of David's sons

    4. a son of king Jehoshaphat of Judah put to death by his brother Jehoram

    5. Hemanite who took part in the restoration of king Hezekiah

    6. a Levite and overseer in the time of Hezekiah

    7. a ruler of the temple during the reforms of Josiah

    8. father of Obadiah of the sons of Joab in the time of Ezra

    9. father of Shechaniah of the sons of Elam in the time of Ezra

    10. a son of Elam who put away his foreign wife in the time of Ezra

    11. a priest of the sons of Harim who also had to put away his foreign wife in the time of Ezra

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יְחִיאֵל Yᵉchîyʼêl, yekh-ee-ale'; or (2 Chronicles 29:14) יְחַוְאֵל Yᵉchavʼêl; from H2421 and H410; God will live; Jechiel (or Jechavel), the name of eight Israelites:—Jehiel.
STRONGS H3171: Abbreviations
יחואל proper name, masculine 2 Chronicles 29:14 Kt; Qr יְחִיאֵל which see below חיה.

יְחִיאֵל proper name, masculine(may El live; Phoenician יחואלן, יחומלך see EutZMG 1876, 136) — Greek Version of the LXX usually Ιειηλ, Ιαιηλ; —
1. one of David's chief musicians 1 Chronicles 15:18 (Greek Version of the LXX Ιειηλ, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ιαιηλ), 1 Chronicles 15:20 (Greek Version of the LXX Ειθηλ, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ιειηλ), 1 Chronicles 16:5 (Greek Version of the LXX Ειειηλ, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ιαιηλ).
2. one of David's chiefs of the Levites 1 Chronicles 23:8 (Greek Version of the LXX Ι(ει)ηλ), 1 Chronicles 29:8 (Greek Version of the LXX Βεσιηλ, A LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ιειηλ).
3. tutor of David's sons 1 Chronicles 27:32 (Greek Version of the LXX Ιε(ρι)ηλ, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ιωηλ).
4. son of Jehoshaphat 2 Chronicles 21:2.
5. יְחִו֯אֵל Hemanite of Hezekiah's reign 2 Chronicles 29:14.
6. over-seer in Hezekiah's reign 2 Chronicles 31:13.
7. ruler of the temple in Josiah's reign 2 Chronicles 35:8.
8. contemporaries of Ezra, Ezra 8:9 (Greek Version of the LXX Ιεμα A Ιεειηλ, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ιειηλ), Ezra 10:2, 21, 6.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Chronicles

15:18; 15:20; 16:5; 23:8; 27:32; 29:8

2 Chronicles

21:2; 29:14; 29:14; 31:13; 35:8


8:9; 10:2; 10:6; 10:21


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3171 matches the Hebrew יְחִיאֵל (yᵊḥî'ēl),
which occurs 15 times in 14 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:18 - And with them their brethren of the second degree, Zechariah, Ben, and Jaaziel, and Shemiramoth, and Jehiel, H3171 and Unni, Eliab, and Benaiah, and Maaseiah, and Mattithiah, and Elipheleh, and Mikneiah, and Obededom, and Jeiel, the porters.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:20 - And Zechariah, and Aziel, and Shemiramoth, and Jehiel, H3171 and Unni, and Eliab, and Maaseiah, and Benaiah, with psalteries on Alamoth;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:5 - Asaph the chief, and next to him Zechariah, Jeiel, and Shemiramoth, and Jehiel, H3171 and Mattithiah, and Eliab, and Benaiah, and Obededom: and Jeiel with psalteries and with harps; but Asaph made a sound with cymbals;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 23:8 - The sons of Laadan; the chief was Jehiel, H3171 and Zetham, and Joel, three.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 27:32 - Also Jonathan David's uncle was a counsellor, a wise man, and a scribe: and Jehiel H3171 the son of Hachmoni was with the king's sons:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:8 - And they with whom precious stones were found gave them to the treasure of the house of the LORD, by the hand of Jehiel H3171 the Gershonite.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:2 - And he had brethren the sons of Jehoshaphat, Azariah, and Jehiel, H3171 and Zechariah, and Azariah, and Michael, and Shephatiah: all these were the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:14 - And of the sons of Heman; Jehiel, H3171 and Shimei: and of the sons of Jeduthun; Shemaiah, and Uzziel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:13 - And Jehiel, H3171 and Azaziah, and Nahath, and Asahel, and Jerimoth, and Jozabad, and Eliel, and Ismachiah, and Mahath, and Benaiah, were overseers under the hand of Cononiah and Shimei his brother, at the commandment of Hezekiah the king, and Azariah the ruler of the house of God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:8 - And his princes gave willingly unto the people, to the priests, and to the Levites: Hilkiah and Zechariah and Jehiel, H3171 rulers of the house of God, gave unto the priests for the passover offerings two thousand and six hundred small cattle, and three hundred oxen.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:9 - Of the sons of Joab; Obadiah the son of Jehiel, H3171 and with him two hundred and eighteen males.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:2 - And Shechaniah the son of Jehiel, H3171 one of the sons of Elam, answered and said unto Ezra, We have trespassed against our God, and have taken strange wives of the people of the land: yet now there is hope in Israel concerning this thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:21 - And of the sons of Harim; Maaseiah, and Elijah, and Shemaiah, and Jehiel, H3171 and Uzziah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:26 - And of the sons of Elam; Mattaniah, Zechariah, and Jehiel, H3171 and Abdi, and Jeremoth, and Eliah.
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