Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

from the pass part of 8085 and 410, Greek 4545 samouhl

KJV Translation Count — 140x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Samuel (137), Shemuel (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

amuel = "his name is El"
1. son of Elkanah by his wife Hannah and judge or prophet of Israel during the days of Saul and David
2. son Ammihud and the prince of the tribe of Simeon who was chosen to divide the land of Canaan between the tribes. Spelled 'Shemuel'
3. son of Tola and grandson of Issachar. Spelled 'Shemuel'

Strong's Definitions

Shmuw'el, sehm-oo-ale'; from the passive participle of 8085 and 410; heard of God; Shemuel, the name of three Israelites: — Samuel, Shemuel.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And of the tribe of the children of Simeon, H8050 the son of Ammihud.


Wherefore it came to pass, when the time was come about after Hannah had conceived, that she bare a son, and called his name H8050, saying, Because I have asked him of the LORD.


But H8050 ministered before the LORD, being a child, girded with a linen ephod.


And the LORD visited Hannah, so that she conceived, and bare three sons and two daughters. And the child H8050 grew before the LORD.


And the child H8050 grew on, and was in favour both with the LORD, and also with men.


And the child H8050 ministered unto the LORD before Eli. And the word of the LORD was precious in those days; there was no open vision.


And ere the lamp of God went out in the temple of the LORD, where the ark of God was, and H8050 was laid down to sleep;


That the LORD called H8050: and he answered, Here am I.


And the LORD called yet again, H8050. And H8050 arose and went to Eli, and said, Here am I; for thou didst call me. And he answered, I called not, my son; lie down again.


Now H8050 did not yet know the LORD, neither was the word of the LORD yet revealed unto him.