Elkanah name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 16th, 2023
Gender: Boy
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Elkanah e-lka-nah
Meaning: El and Kanah
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What does Elkanah mean?

Used notably in English unusual, Elkanah means "El, Kanah or God has Created God has Bought God has Possessed God is Zealous" and is used for boys is rooted from Hebrew.

How do I pronounce Elkanah?

Three syllabled Elkanah is pronounced as e-lka-nah. The name can also be pronounced as el-kanah.

Variants of Elkanah


Middle Names for Elkanah

Wene, Avyaan, Kyzer, Kage, Oles, Deklan, view more middle names that goes with Elkanah

Names that rhyme with Elkanah

How popular is the name Elkanah?

Elkanah is an uncommon baby name in United States where it is still in use. Elkanah is a common name in Kenya and Nigeria while somewhat familiar name in Jamaica and Ghana.

At least, 6000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.



Numerological aspects of Elkanah

You possess great communication and organization skills, something many people admire you for. No matter if there's already a solution to a certain problem, you like to figure it out alone. When it comes to love, you easily get tired of being with one person only. You are a perfectionist when it comes to relationships too. You are being too hard on people when it comes to their beliefs because you feel the constant urge to prove your theories.

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Sibling Names for Elkanah

Picking a name for your little bundle of joy can be an exciting, yet challenging task. If you've decided on the name Elkanah, you'll want to consider matching sibling names that sound great together. Here are some name suggestions that complement Elkanah and make a perfect sib-set.

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Famous people named Elkanah

  • Elkanah Settle, English poet and playwright
  • Elkanah Angwenyi, Kenyan runner who specializes in the 1500 metres
  • Elkanah Watson, visionary traveler and writer
  • Elkanah Burns in short Somebody's Gonna Pay as Actor

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