Name: Elkanah

Origin and Meaning of the Name Elkanah

  • Meaning:
    God purchased; God created
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (el kah nah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Elkanah

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In the Old Testament, Elkanah was the name of one of the sons of Korach of the tribe of Levi, and of the father of Samuel.

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