Elah

Smith’s Bible Dictionary

“Elah ” means

  1. One of the dukes of Edom. (Genesis 36:41; 1 Chronicles 1:52)
  2. Shimei ben-Elah was Solomon's commissariat officer in Benjamin. (1 Kings 4:18) (B.C. 1013.)
  3. A son of Caleb the son of Jephuneh. (1 Chronicles 4:15) (B.C. 1450.)
  4. Son of Uzzi, a Benjamite, (1 Chronicles 9:8) s, and one of the chiefs of the tribe at the settlement of the country. (B.C. 536.)
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