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elishah


elishah


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Elishah 
  the  oldest  of  the  four  sons  of  Javan  (Gen.  10:4),  whose 
  descendants  peopled  Greece.  It  has  been  supposed  that  Elishah's 
  descendants  peopled  the  Peloponnesus,  which  was  known  by  the 
  name  of  Elis.  This  may  be  meant  by  "the  isles  of  Elishah"  (Ezek. 
  27:7). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Elishah,  it  is  God;  the  lamb  of  God:  God  that  gives  help