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Strong's #477 - אֱלִישָׁע

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Elisha = “God is salvation”

1) the great prophet who succeeded Elijah

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (58)
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 55
NAS (58)
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 55
HCS (58)
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 55
BSB (58)
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 55
ESV (58)
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 55
WEB (58)
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 55
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אֱלִישָׁע proper name, masculine ( God is salvation, compare אֱלִישׁוּעַ, Sabean יתֿעאל DHM ZMG 1883,15) the prophet Elisha, the successor of Elijah 1 Kings 19:16 57t. all Kings; Ἐλισα, Ἐλισαιεᵐ5; Ἐλισαιος Luke 4:27.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֱלִישָׁע pr.n.m. (for אֱלִייֶשַׁע “to whom God is salvation”), Elisha the prophet, the disciple, companion, and successor of Elijah, famous for many miracles. He flourished in the kingdom of the ten tribes, in the ninth century B. C. 2 Ki. chaps. -213. In N. T. Ἐλισσαῖος, Lu. 4:27.

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List of Word Forms
אֱלִישָֽׁע׃ אֱלִישָׁ֑ע אֱלִישָׁ֔ע אֱלִישָׁ֖ע אֱלִישָׁ֗ע אֱלִישָׁ֛ע אֱלִישָׁ֜ע אֱלִישָׁ֣ע אֱלִישָׁ֣ע ׀ אֱלִישָׁ֤ע אֱלִישָׁ֧ע אֱלִישָׁע֒ אֱלִישָׁע֙ אלישע אלישע׃ וֶֽאֱלִישָׁע֙ וֶאֱלִישָׁ֖ע וֶאֱלִישָׁ֞ע וֶאֱלִישָׁ֡ע וֶאֱלִישָׁ֣ע וֶאֱלִישָׁע֙ ואלישע לֶאֱלִישָֽׁע׃ לאלישע׃ ’ĕ·lî·šā‘ ’ĕlîšā‘ eliSha le’ĕlîšā‘ le·’ĕ·lî·šā‘ leeliSha veeliSha we’ĕlîšā‘ we·’ĕ·lî·šā‘
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