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Strongs Number: H511


Hebrew Word
אֶלְקָנָה
Transliteration
ʼElqânâh
Phonetic
el-kaw-naw'
Part of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Definition

God has obtained; {Elkanah} the name of seven Israelites

BDB 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

Origin
From H410 and H7069
Bible Usage
Elkanah.