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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.
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, Elkanah H511, and [fn]Abiasaph; these are the families of the Korahites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:1 - Now there was a man from Ramathaim-zophim from the hill country of Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah H511 the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:4 - When the day came that Elkanah H511 sacrificed, he would give portions to his wife Peninnah and to all her sons and daughters;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:8 - Then Elkanah H511 her husband would say to her, “Hannah, why do you weep, and why do you not eat, and why is your heart sad? Am I not better to you than ten sons?”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:19 - Then they got up early in the morning and worshiped before the LORD, and returned again to their house in Ramah. And Elkanah H511 [fn]had relations with Hannah his wife, and the LORD remembered her.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:21 - Then the man Elkanah H511 went up with all his household to offer to the LORD the yearly sacrifice and to pay his vow.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:23 - Elkanah H511 her husband said to her, “Do [fn]what seems best to you. Stay until you have weaned him; only may the LORD confirm His word.” So the woman stayed and nursed her son until she weaned him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:11 - Then Elkanah H511 went to his home at Ramah. But the boy continued to attend to the service of the LORD before Eli the priest.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:20 - Then Eli would bless Elkanah H511 and his wife, and say, “May the LORD give you [fn]children from this woman in place of the [fn]one she requested of the LORD.” And they went to their own [fn]home.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:23 - Elkanah H511 his son, Ebiasaph his son, Assir his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:25 - The sons of Elkanah H511 were Amasai and Ahimoth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:26 - As for Elkanah H511, the sons of Elkanah H511 were Zophai his son, Nahath his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:27 - Eliab his son, Jeroham his son, and 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 [fn]Obadiah the son of [fn]Shemaiah, the son of Galal, the son of Jeduthun; and Berechiah the son of Asa, the son of Elkanah H511, who lived in the settlements of the Netophathites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:6 - Elkanah H511, Isshiah, Azarel, Joezer, Jashobeam, the Korahites,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:23 - Berechiah and Elkanah H511 were gatekeepers for the ark.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:7 - And Zichri, a mighty man of Ephraim, killed Maaseiah the king’s son, Azrikam the ruler of the house, and Elkanah H511 the second to the king.

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