Chanah

Synonyms:
Hannah, kha-NAH, חַנָּה
Hannah_(biblical_figure) (Wikipedia)
Hannah
Gerbrand van den Eeckhout - Anna toont haar zoon Samuël aan de priester Eli.jpg
Hannah presenting her son Samuel to the priest Eli, ca. 1665
Prophetess
Venerated inJudaism
Christianity
Islam
Major shrineTomb of Samuel, Israel
FeastDecember 9 (Eastern Orthodox Church & Roman Catholic Church)
AttributesOften depicted as a infertile woman asking God for a child.
PatronageChildless wives, infertile woman
Major worksSong of Hannah

Hannah (/ˈhænə/;Hebrew:

חַנָּה

Ḥannāh) is one of the wives of Elkanah mentioned in the First Book of Samuel. According to the Hebrew Bible she was the mother of Samuel.

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