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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #477 - אֱלִישָׁע

Transliteration
'ĕlı̂yshâ‛
Phonetics
el-ee-shaw'
Origin
contracted for (H474)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Elisha = “God is salvation”

1) the great prophet who succeeded Elijah

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
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
Verse Results
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‘
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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