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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Elisabeth 
  God  her  oath,  the  mother  of  John  the  Baptist  (Luke  1:5).  She  was 
  a  descendant  of  Aaron.  She  and  her  husband  Zacharias  (q.v.) 
  "were  both  righteous  before  God"  (Luke  1:5,  13).  Mary's  visit  to 
  Elisabeth  is  described  in  1:39-63. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Elisabeth,  Elizabeth,  the  oath,  or  fullness,  of  God 
 




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