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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2147 - זִכְרִי

Word Origin
from (02142)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Zichri = “memorable”

1) the father of Eliezer, the chief of the Reubenites in the reign of David

2) the father of Amasiah, a descendant of Judah

3) a son of Izhar and grandson of Kohath

4) a descendant of Eliezer the son of Moses

5) a son of Asaph, elsewhere called ‘Zabdi’ and ‘Zaccur’

6) a priest of the family of Abijah, in the days of Joiakim the son of Jeshua

7) a descendant of Benjamin of the sons of Shimhi

8) a descendant of Benjamin of the sons of Shashak

9) a descendant of Benjamin of the sons of Jeroham

10) father of Joel and descendant of Benjamin

11) a father of Elishaphat, one of the conspirators with Jehoiada

12) a Ephraimite hero in the invading army of Pekah the son of Remaliah

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (12) NAS (12) HCS (12)
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 6
2 Chronicles 3
Nehemiah 2
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 6
2 Chronicles 3
Nehemiah 2
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 6
2 Chronicles 3
Nehemiah 2
n-p 12
n-p 8
n-p 8

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 זִכְרִי proper name, masculineᵐ5 Ζεχρει, Ζαχρι, etc., except as below: —

1 a Reubenite 1 Chronicles 27:16.

2 a Judahite 2 Chronicles 17:16.

3 Levites:

a. Exodus 6:21 (P).

b. 1 Chronicles 26:25.

c. an Asaphite 1 Chronicles 9:15 "" Nehemiah 11:17 where read זכרי (for זַבְדִּי, q. v. ); compare also below זַכּוּר

3b. 4. a priest Nehemiah 12:17 (ᵐ5 L Ζαχαριας).

5 Benjamites:

a. 1 Chronicles 8:19.

b. 1 Chronicles 8:23.

c. 1 Chronicles 8:27.

d. Nehemiah 11:9.

6 father of a captain in Jehoiada's time 2 Chronicles 23:1 (ᵐ5 Ζαχαρια, ᵐ5 L Ζεχρι).

7 mighty man of Ephraim 2 Chronicles 28:7 (ᵐ5 Ἐζεχρει, ᵐ5 L Ζαχαριας).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

זִכְרִי (“celebrated,” “famous,” compare دِكْرُ fame), [Zichri], pr.n. of several men, Exodus 6:21; 1 Chronicles 8:19, 23 1 Chronicles 8:23, 9:15 2 Chronicles 23:1; Nehemiah 11:9, etc.

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List of Word Forms
וְזִכְרִ֖י וְזִכְרִ֥י וְזִכְרִֽי׃ וזכרי וזכרי׃ זִכְרִ֑י זִכְרִ֔י זִכְרִ֖י זִכְרִ֣י ׀ זכרי vezichRi wə·ziḵ·rî wəziḵrî zichRi ziḵ·rî ziḵrî
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