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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.
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 relatives of the second rank, Zechariah, [fn]Ben, Jaaziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, H3171 Unni, Eliab, Benaiah, Maaseiah, Mattithiah, Eliphelehu, Mikneiah, Obed-edom and Jeiel, the gatekeepers.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:20 - and Zechariah, Aziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, H3171 Unni, Eliab, Maaseiah and Benaiah, with [fn]harps tuned to alamoth;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:5 - Asaph the chief, and second to him Zechariah, then [fn]Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, H3171 Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-edom and Jeiel, with musical instruments, harps, lyres; also Asaph played loud-sounding cymbals,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 23:8 - The sons of Ladan were Jehiel H3171 the first and Zetham and Joel, three.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 27:32 - Also Jonathan, David’s uncle, was a counselor, a man of understanding, and a scribe; and Jehiel H3171 the son of Hachmoni [fn]tutored the king’s sons.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:8 - [fn]Whoever possessed precious stones gave them to the treasury of the house of the LORD, [fn]in care of Jehiel H3171 the Gershonite.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:2 - He had brothers, the sons of Jehoshaphat: Azariah, Jehiel, H3171 Zechariah, [fn]Azaryahu, Michael and Shephatiah. All these were the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:14 - and from the sons of Heman, [fn]Jehiel H3171 and Shimei; and from the sons of Jeduthun, Shemaiah and Uzziel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:13 - Jehiel, H3171 Azaziah, Nahath, Asahel, Jerimoth, Jozabad, Eliel, Ismachiah, Mahath and Benaiah were overseers [fn]under the authority of Conaniah and Shimei his brother by the appointment of King Hezekiah, and Azariah was the chief officer of the house of God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:8 - His officers also contributed a freewill offering to the people, the priests and the Levites. Hilkiah and Zechariah and Jehiel, H3171 the officials of the house of God, gave to the priests for the Passover offerings 2,600 from the flocks and 300 bulls.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:9 - of the sons of Joab, Obadiah the son of Jehiel H3171 and 218 males with him;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:2 - Shecaniah the son of Jehiel, H3171 one of the sons of Elam, said to Ezra, “We have been unfaithful to our God and have [fn]married foreign women from the peoples of the land; yet now there is hope for Israel in spite of this.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:21 - and of the sons of Harim: Maaseiah, Elijah, Shemaiah, Jehiel H3171 and Uzziah;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:26 - and of the sons of Elam: Mattaniah, Zechariah, Jehiel, H3171 Abdi, Jeremoth and Elijah;

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