gracious; merciful; he that gives

(grace), one of the wives of Elkanah, and mother of Samuel. 1Sam 1,2 (B.C. 1141.) A hymn of thanks giving for the birth of her son is in the highest order of prophetic poetry, its resemblance to that of the Virgin Mary comp. (1 Samuel 2:1-10) with Luke 1:46-55 See also (Psalms 113:1) … has […]

-(The mother of Samuel) -Her trials and prayer, and promise 1Sa 1:1-18 -Samuel born to, dedicated him to God, leaves him at the temple 1Sa 1:19-28 -Her hymn of praise 1Sa 2:1-10 -Visits Samuel at the temple from year to year 1Sa 2:18,19 -Children of 1Sa 2:20,21

Favour, grace, one of the wives of Elkanah the Levite, and the mother of Samuel (1 Sam. 1; 2). Her home was at Ramathaim-zophim, whence she was wont every year to go to Shiloh, where the tabernacle had been pitched by Joshua, to attend the offering of sacrifices there according to the law (Ex. 23:15; […]