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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5941 - עֵלִי

Transliteration
‛êlı̂y
Phonetics
ay-lee'
Origin
from (H5927)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Eli = “ascension”

1) descendant of Aaron through Ithamar and high priest and judge of Israel when Samuel entered service as a child

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (33)
1 Samuel
32
1 Kings
1
NAS (33)
1 Samuel
32
1 Kings
1
HCS (32)
1 Samuel
31
1 Kings
1
BSB (33)
1 Samuel
32
1 Kings
1
ESV (33)
1 Samuel
32
1 Kings
1
WEB (34)
1 Samuel
33
1 Kings
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עֵלִי (“going up,” perhaps “height;” from the root עָלָה), pr.n. Eli, a high priest; the predecessor of Samuel [as judge in Israel], 1 Samuel 1:3, seqq.; LXX. Vulg. Ἡλί, Heli.

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List of Word Forms
וְעֵלִ֕י וְעֵלִ֖י וְעֵלִ֣י ועלי לְעֵלִֽי׃ לעלי׃ עֵ֠לִי עֵלִ֑י עֵלִ֔י עֵלִ֖י עֵלִ֗י עֵלִ֛י עֵלִ֜י עֵלִ֣י עֵלִ֥י עֵלִֽי׃ עֵלִי֙ עלי עלי׃ ‘ê·lî ‘êlî eLi lə‘êlî lə·‘ê·lî leeLi veeLi wə‘êlî wə·‘ê·lî
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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