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Lexicon :: Strong's H5941 - ʿēlî

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

עֵלִי ʻÊlîy, ay-lee'; from H5927; lofty; Eli, an Israelite highpriest:—Eli.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 33x

The KJV translates Strong's H5941 in the following manner: Eli (33x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 33x
The KJV translates Strong's H5941 in the following manner: Eli (33x).
  1. Eli = "ascension"

    1. descendant of Aaron through Ithamar and high priest and judge of Israel when Samuel entered service as a child

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֵלִי ʻÊlîy, ay-lee'; from H5927; lofty; Eli, an Israelite highpriest:—Eli.
STRONGS H5941: Abbreviations
עֵלִי proper name, masculine Eli, priest at Shiloh 1 Samuel 1:3 (+ 1 Samuel 1:3 Greek Version of the LXX Th Klo HPS), 1 Samuel 1:9; 1 Samuel 1:12 + 28 times 1-4 + 1 Samuel 14:3; 1 Kings 2:27; Ηλει.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel

1:3; 1:3; 1:9; 1:12; 14:3

1 Kings



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5941 matches the Hebrew עֵלִי (ʿēlî),
which occurs 33 times in 30 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:3 - And this man went up out of his city yearly to worship and to sacrifice unto the LORD of hosts in Shiloh. And the two sons of Eli, H5941 Hophni and Phinehas, the priests of the LORD, were there.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:9 - So Hannah rose up after they had eaten in Shiloh, and after they had drunk. Now Eli H5941 the priest sat upon a seat by a post of the temple of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:12 - And it came to pass, as she continued praying before the LORD, that Eli H5941 marked her mouth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:13 - Now Hannah, she spake in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard: therefore Eli H5941 thought she had been drunken.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:14 - And Eli H5941 said unto her, How long wilt thou be drunken? put away thy wine from thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:17 - Then Eli H5941 answered and said, Go in peace: and the God of Israel grant thee thy petition that thou hast asked of him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:25 - And they slew a bullock, and brought the child to Eli. H5941
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:11 - And Elkanah went to Ramah to his house. And the child did minister unto the LORD before Eli H5941 the priest.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:12 - Now the sons of Eli H5941 were sons of Belial; they knew not the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:20 - And Eli H5941 blessed Elkanah 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 Box1Sa 2:22 - Now Eli H5941 was very old, and heard all that his sons did unto all Israel; and how they lay with the women that assembled at the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:27 - And there came a man of God unto Eli, H5941 and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Did I plainly appear unto the house of thy father, when they were in Egypt in Pharaoh's house?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:1 - And the child Samuel ministered unto the LORD before Eli. H5941 And the word of the LORD was precious in those days; there was no open vision.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:2 - And it came to pass at that time, when Eli H5941 was laid down in his place, and his eyes began to wax dim, that he could not see;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:5 - And he ran unto Eli, H5941 and said, Here am I; for thou calledst me. And he said, I called not; lie down again. And he went and lay down.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:6 - And the LORD called yet again, Samuel. And Samuel arose and went to Eli, H5941 and said, Here am I; for thou didst call me. And he answered, I called not, my son; lie down again.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:8 - And the LORD called Samuel again the third time. And he arose and went to Eli, H5941 and said, Here am I; for thou didst call me. And Eli H5941 perceived that the LORD had called the child.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:9 - Therefore Eli H5941 said unto Samuel, Go, lie down: and it shall be, if he call thee, that thou shalt say, Speak, LORD; for thy servant heareth. So Samuel went and lay down in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:12 - In that day I will perform against Eli H5941 all things which I have spoken concerning his house: when I begin, I will also make an end.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:14 - And therefore I have sworn unto the house of Eli, H5941 that the iniquity of Eli's H5941 house shall not be purged with sacrifice nor offering for ever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:15 - And Samuel lay until the morning, and opened the doors of the house of the LORD. And Samuel feared to shew Eli H5941 the vision.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:16 - Then Eli H5941 called Samuel, and said, Samuel, my son. And he answered, Here am I.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:4 - So the people sent to Shiloh, that they might bring from thence the ark of the covenant of the LORD of hosts, which dwelleth between the cherubims: and the two sons of Eli, H5941 Hophni and Phinehas, were there with the ark of the covenant of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:11 - And the ark of God was taken; and the two sons of Eli, H5941 Hophni and Phinehas, were slain.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:13 - And when he came, lo, Eli H5941 sat upon a seat by the wayside watching: for his heart trembled for the ark of God. And when the man came into the city, and told it, all the city cried out.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:14 - And when Eli H5941 heard the noise of the crying, he said, What meaneth the noise of this tumult? And the man came in hastily, and told Eli. H5941
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:15 - Now Eli H5941 was ninety and eight years old; and his eyes were dim, that he could not see.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:16 - And the man said unto Eli, H5941 I am he that came out of the army, and I fled to day out of the army. And he said, What is there done, my son?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:3 - And Ahiah, the son of Ahitub, Ichabod's brother, the son of Phinehas, the son of Eli, H5941 the LORD'S priest in Shiloh, wearing an ephod. And the people knew not that Jonathan was gone.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:27 - So Solomon thrust out Abiathar from being priest unto the LORD; that he might fulfil the word of the LORD, which he spake concerning the house of Eli H5941 in Shiloh.
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