high; merciful; beloved

(cherished). + Father of Elkanah, the father of Samuel, of the house of Kohath. (1 Samuel 1:1; 1 Chronicles 6:27,34) (B.C. before 1142.) + A Benjamite, the founder of a family of Bene-Jeroham. (1 Chronicles 8:27) Probably the same as + Father (or progenitor) of Ibneiah. (1 Chronicles 9:8) comp. 1Chr 9:3 and 1Chr 9:9. […]

-1. A Levite and grandfather of Samuel 1Sa 1:1; 1Ch 6:27,34 -2. A chief of the tribe of Benjamin 1Ch 8:27 -3. A descendant of Benjamin 1Ch 9:8 -4. A priest, and father of Adaiah, who lived in Jerusalem after the exile 1Ch 9:12; Ne 11:12 -5. Father of two Israelites who joined David at […]

Cherished; who finds mercy. (1.) Father of Elkanah, and grandfather of the prophet Samuel (1 Sam. 1:1). (2.) The father of Azareel, the “captain” of the tribe of Dan (1 Chr. 27:22). (3.) 1 Chr. 12:7; a Benjamite. (4.) 2 Chr. 23:1; one whose son assisted in placing Joash on the throne. (5.) 1 Chr. […]