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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 - The sons of Korah: Assir, Elka'nah, and Abi'asaph; these are the families of the Ko'rahites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:1 - There was a certain man of Ramatha'im-zo'phim of the hill country of E'phraim, whose name was Elka'nah the son of Jero'ham, son of Eli'hu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, an E'phraimite.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:4 - On the day when Elka'nah sacrificed, he would give portions to Penin'nah his wife and to all her sons and daughters;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:8 - And Elka'nah, her husband, said to her, "Hannah, why do you weep? And why do you not eat? And why is your heart sad? Am I not more to you than ten sons?"
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:19 - They rose early in the morning and worshiped before the LORD; then they went back to their house at Ramah. And Elka'nah knew Hannah his wife, and the LORD remembered her;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:21 - And the man Elka'nah and all his house went up to offer to the LORD the yearly sacrifice, and to pay his vow.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:23 - Elka'nah her husband said to her, "Do what seems best to you, wait until you have weaned him; only, may the LORD establish his word." So the woman remained and nursed her son, until she weaned him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:11 - Then Elka'nah went home to Ramah. And the boy ministered to the LORD, in the presence of Eli the priest.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:20 - Then Eli would bless Elka'nah and his wife, and say, "The LORD give you children by this woman for the loan which she lent to the LORD"; so then they would return to their home.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:23 - Elka'nah his son, Ebi'asaph his son, Assir his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:25 - The sons of Elka'nah: Ama'sai and Ahi'moth,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:26 - Elka'nah his son, Zophai his son, Nahath his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:27 - Eli'ab his son, Jero'ham his son, Elka'nah his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:34 - son of Elka'nah, son of Jero'ham, son of Eli'el, son of To'ah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:35 - son of Zuph, son of Elka'nah, son of Mahath, son of Ama'sai,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:36 - son of Elka'nah, son of Jo'el, son of Azari'ah, son of Zephani'ah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:16 - and Obadi'ah the son of Shemai'ah, son of Galal, son of Jedu'thun, and Berechi'ah the son of Asa, son of Elka'nah, who dwelt in the villages of the Netoph'athites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:6 - Elka'nah, Isshi'ah, Az'arel, Jo-e'zer, and Jasho'be-am, the Ko'rahites;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:23 - Berechi'ah and Elka'nah were to be gatekeepers for the ark.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:7 - And Zichri, a mighty man of E'phraim, slew Ma-asei'ah the king's son and Azri'kam the commander of the palace and Elka'nah the next in authority to the king.
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