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Lexicon :: Strong's H511 - 'elqānâ

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

אֶלְקָנָה ʼElqânâh, el-kaw-naw'; from H410 and H7069; God has obtained; Elkanah, the name of several Israelites:—Elkanah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H511 in the following manner: Elkanah (21x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H511 in the following manner: Elkanah (21x).
  1. Elkanah = "God has possessed" or "God has created"

    1. Samuel's father

    2. a ruler in Jerusalem in the time of king Ahaz

    3. one of David's mighty warriors

    4. son of Korah

    5. several Levites

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶלְקָנָה ʼElqânâh, el-kaw-naw'; from H410 and H7069; God has obtained; Elkanah, the name of several Israelites:—Elkanah.
STRONGS H511: Abbreviations
אֶלְקָנָה proper name, masculine (God has created, or taken possession)
a. father of Samuel 1 Samuel 1-2 (8 times) 1 Chronicles 6:12; 1 Chronicles 6:19.
b. son of Korah Exodus 6:24.
c. a ruler in Jerusalem in the time of Ahaz 2 Chronicles 28:7.
d. one of David's warriors 1 Chronicles 12:6.
e. several Levites
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1 Chronicles

6:8; 6:10; 6:11; 6:12; 6:19; 6:20; 6:21; 9:16; 12:6; 15:23

2 Chronicles



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H511 matches the Hebrew אֶלְקָנָה ('elqānâ),
which occurs 21 times in 20 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:24 - And the sons of Korah; Assir, and Elkanah, H511 and Abiasaph: these are the families of the Korhites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:1 - Now there was a certain man of Ramathaimzophim, of mount Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah, H511 the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephrathite:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:4 - And when the time was that Elkanah H511 offered, he gave to Peninnah his wife, and to all her sons and her daughters, portions:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:8 - Then said Elkanah H511 her husband to her, Hannah, why weepest thou? and why eatest thou not? and why is thy heart grieved? am not I better to thee than ten sons?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:19 - And they rose up in the morning early, and worshipped before the LORD, and returned, and came to their house to Ramah: and Elkanah H511 knew Hannah his wife; and the LORD remembered her.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:21 - And the man Elkanah, H511 and all his house, went up to offer unto the LORD the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:23 - And Elkanah H511 her husband said unto her, Do what seemeth thee good; tarry until thou have weaned him; only the LORD establish his word. So the woman abode, and gave her son suck until she weaned him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:11 - And Elkanah H511 went to Ramah to his house. And the child did minister unto the LORD before Eli the priest.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:20 - And Eli blessed Elkanah H511 and his wife, and said, The LORD give thee seed of this woman for the loan which is lent to the LORD. And they went unto their own home.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:23 - Elkanah H511 his son, and Ebiasaph his son, and Assir his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:25 - And the sons of Elkanah; H511 Amasai, and Ahimoth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:26 - As for Elkanah: H511 the sons of Elkanah; H511 Zophai his son, and Nahath his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:27 - Eliab his son, Jeroham his son, Elkanah H511 his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:34 - The son of Elkanah, H511 the son of Jeroham, the son of Eliel, the son of Toah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:35 - The son of Zuph, the son of Elkanah, H511 the son of Mahath, the son of Amasai,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:36 - The son of Elkanah, H511 the son of Joel, the son of Azariah, the son of Zephaniah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:16 - And Obadiah the son of Shemaiah, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun, and Berechiah the son of Asa, the son of Elkanah, H511 that dwelt in the villages of the Netophathites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:6 - Elkanah, H511 and Jesiah, and Azareel, and Joezer, and Jashobeam, the Korhites,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:23 - And Berechiah and Elkanah H511 were doorkeepers for the ark.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:7 - And Zichri, a mighty man of Ephraim, slew Maaseiah the king's son, and Azrikam the governor of the house, and Elkanah H511 that was next to the king.
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