Click to donate today!
Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
(ἐλέφας ) does not occur in the text of the canonical Scriptures of the A. V., except in the adj. ἐλεφάντινος , "of ivory," Revelation 18:12. But the animal is believed to be referred to in the Hebrew שֶׁנְאּהַבִּים, elephant's tooth, i.e., "ivory," 1 Kings 10:22; <
These files are public domain.
McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Elephant'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/e/elephant.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.