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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #01840 - דָּנִאֵל

dânı̂yê'l, dâni'êl
daw-nee-yale', daw-nee-ale'  
Word Origin
from (01835) and (0410)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Daniel = “God is my judge”

1) the 2nd son of David, by Abigail the Carmelitess

2) the 4th of the greater prophets, taken as hostage in the first deportation to Babylon, because of the gift of God of the interpretation of dreams, he became the 2nd in command of the Babylon empire and lasted through the end of the Babylonian empire and into the Persian empire. His prophecies are the key to the understanding of end time events. Noted for his purity and holiness by contemporary prophet, Ezekiel

3) a priest of the line of Ithamar who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (29) NAS (29) HCS (29)
1 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 22
1 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 22
1 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 23
n-p 29
n-p 29
n-p 29

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 דָּנִאֵל, later דָּנִיֵּאל proper name, masculine (compare Ew§ 45 d; El is my judge; on a possible connection with Zend dânu, wise, or wisdom compare Che OP 107; see Palmyrene דנאל Vog93) —

1 son of David 1 Chronicles 3:1, דָּנִיֵּאל, but dub, compare Che OP 106; ᵐ5 Δαμνιηλ, ᵐ5 L & Manuscripts Δαλουια; "" 2 Samuel 3:3 כִּלְאָב, ᵐ5 Δαλουια; Klo Sm proposes דֹּדִיָּה, & in Chronicles דֹּדִיאֵל, but grounds precarious.

2דָּנִיֵּאל, priest of the line of Ithamar Ezra 8:2; Nehemiah 10:7.

3 דָּנִאֵל a great sage Ezekiel 28:3; classed with Noah and Job as models of righteousness Ezekiel 14:14,20; perhaps the same as

4דָּנִיֵּאל, one of the noble young men taken into captivity by Nebuchadrezzar according to Daniel 1:1-6, the hero of the book of Daniel , Daniel 1:6 22t. (also frequently in Aramaic section).

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List of Word Forms
דָּ֣נִיֵּ֔אל דָּֽנִיֵּ֔אל דָּנִיֵּ֑אל דָּנִיֵּ֔אל דָּנִיֵּ֕אל דָּנִיֵּ֖אל דָּנִיֵּ֣אל דָּנִיֵּ֥אל דָּנִיֵּאל֙ דָֽנִיֵּ֗אל דָֽנִיֵּאל֙ דָנִיֵּ֔אל דָנִיֵּ֖אל דָנִיֵּ֗אל דָנִיֵּ֤אל דָנִיֵּאל֒ דָּנִיאֵ֣ל דניאל וְדָנִיֵּ֣אל ודניאל כְּדָנִיֵּ֣אל כדניאל לְדָ֣נִיֵּ֔אל לְדָֽנִיֵּ֔אל לְדָֽנִיֵּ֜אל לדניאל מִדָּֽנִיאֵ֑ל מדניאל dā·nî·’êl dā·nî·yêl ḏā·nî·yêl dānî’êl daniEl daniYel dānîyêl ḏānîyêl kə·ḏā·nî·yêl kedaniYel kəḏānîyêl lə·ḏā·nî·yêl ledaniYel ləḏānîyêl mid·dā·nî·’êl middānî’êl middaniEl vedaniYel wə·ḏā·nî·yêl wəḏānîyêl
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