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Strong's #2608 - חֲנַנְיָה

khan-an-yaw', khan-an-yaw'-hoo
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H2603) and (H3050)
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Hananiah = “God has favoured”

2) one of the 14 sons of Heman and chief of the 16th course

3) a general in the army of King Uzziah

4) father of Zedekiah in the time of Jehoiakim

5) son of Azur, a Benjamite of Gibeon and a false prophet in the reign of Zedekiah king of Judah

6) grandfather of Irijah, the captain of the ward at the gate of Benjamin who arrested Jeremiah on the charge of deserting to the Chaldeans

7) a head of a Benjamite house

8) son of Zerubbabel from whom Christ derived His descent also called ‘Joanna’ by Luke

9) one of the sons of Bebai who returned with Ezra from Babylon

10) a priest, one of the makers of the sacred ointments and incense, who built a portion of the wall of Jerusalem in the days of Nehemiah

11) head of the priestly course of Jeremiah in the days of Joiakim

12) ruler of the palace at Jerusalem under Nehemiah and also, along with Hanani, the Tirshatha’s brother, entrusted with the arrangements of guarding the gates of Jerusalem

13) Two post exilic Israelites

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (29)
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 6
Jeremiah 11
Daniel 5
HCS (0)
HCS (29)
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 6
Jeremiah 11
Daniel 5
BSB (29)
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 6
Jeremiah 11
Daniel 5
ESV (29)
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 6
Jeremiah 11
Daniel 5
WEB (29)
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 6
Jeremiah 11
Daniel 5
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 חֲנַנְיָ֫הוּ, חֲנַנְיָה proper name, masculine (׳י hath been gracious) — ᵐ5 Ἀνανίας; חֲנַנְיָהוּ: (compare חנניהו on Israel. Seal, Ganneau Jas Fev-Mars 1883,128, No.1) —

1 father of a prince under Jehoiakim Jeremiah 36:12.

2 captain of Uzziah's army 2 Chronicles 26:11.

3 chief of one of the divisions musicians of David 1 Chronicles 25:23 = חֲנַנְיָה 1 Chronicles 25:4. — חֲנַנְיָה:

4 a false prophet of Jeremiah's time Jeremiah 28:1,5,10,11,12,13,15 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 28:17.

5 one of the three companions of Daniel Daniel 1:6,7,11,19.

6 grandfather of an officer of the guard in Jeremiah's time Jeremiah 37:13.

7 a son of Zerubbabel 1 Chronicles 3:19,21.

8 a Benjamite 1 Chronicles 8:24.

9 various post-exilic persons.

a. Ezra 10:28.

b. Nehemiah 3:8.

c. Nehemiah 3:30.

d. Nehemiah 7:2.

e. Nehemiah 10:24.

f. Nehemiah 12:12,41.

חֲנַנְיָה proper name, masculine (= Biblical Hebrew id. 5); — Daniel 2:17.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חֲנַנְיָה [and ׳הוּ] (“whom Jehovah gave”), [Hananiah], Greek Ἀνανίας, pr.n.

(1) of a false prophet, cotemporary with Jeremiah, Jeremiah 28:1, seq.

(2) of a companion of Daniel, afterwards called Shadrach, Daniel 1:6, also of others.

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List of Word Forms
וְ֠לַחֲנַנְיָה וְלַֽחֲנַנְיָה֙ וַחֲנַנְיָ֔ה וַחֲנַנְיָ֥ה וחנניה ולחנניה חֲנַנְיָ֑ה חֲנַנְיָ֔ה חֲנַנְיָ֔הוּ חֲנַנְיָ֖ה חֲנַנְיָ֖הוּ חֲנַנְיָ֛ה חֲנַנְיָ֜ה חֲנַנְיָ֣ה חֲנַנְיָ֤ה חֲנַנְיָ֥ה חֲנַנְיָֽה׃ חֲנַנְיָה֩ חנניה חנניה׃ חנניהו לַחֲנַנְיָ֔הוּ לחנניהו chananYah chananYahu ḥă·nan·yā·hū ḥă·nan·yāh ḥănanyāh ḥănanyāhū la·ḥă·nan·yā·hū lachananYahu laḥănanyāhū vachananYah velachananYah wa·ḥă·nan·yāh waḥănanyāh wə·la·ḥă·nan·yāh wəlaḥănanyāh
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