Gender Masculine
Scripts אֱלְקָנָה(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. ehl-KAY-nə(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "God has purchased" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of the father of Samuel.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesElkan(Hebrew)

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Entry updated June 9, 2023