'Elqanah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 511 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hnqlafrom (0410) and (07069)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'ElqanahNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
el-kaw-naw' Proper Name Masculine
Definition
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
NAS Word Usage - Total: 21
Elkanah 21
NAS Verse Count
Exodus1
1 Samuel8
1 Chronicles10
2 Chronicles1


Total20
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'Elqanah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .