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[el-i-juh-buh l] /ˈɛl ɪ dʒə bəl/ adjective 1. fit or proper to be chosen; worthy of choice; desirable: to marry an eligible bachelor. Synonyms: suitable, fitting. Antonyms: ineligible, unsuitable, unacceptable. 2. meeting the stipulated requirements, as to participate, compete, or work; qualified. 3. legally qualified to be elected or appointed to office: eligible for the […]
[el-uh-hyoo, ih-lahy-hyoo] /ˈɛl əˌhyu, ɪˈlaɪ hyu/ noun 1. a young man who entered into discourse with Job. Job. 32–37. 2. a male given name. masc. proper name, Hebrew, literally “he is my God.” whose God is he. (1.) “The son of Barachel, a Buzite” (Job 32:2), one of Job’s friends. When the debate between Job […]
- Elihu root
[root] /rut/ noun 1. Elihu [el-uh-hyoo] /ˈɛl əˌhyu/ (Show IPA), 1845–1937, U.S. lawyer and statesman: Nobel Peace Prize 1912. 2. John Wellborn [wel-bern] /ˈwɛl bərn/ (Show IPA), 1851–91, U.S. architect. /ruːt/ noun 1. 2. any plant part, such as a rhizome or tuber, that is similar to a root in structure, function, or appearance 3. […]
[ih-lahy-juh] /ɪˈlaɪ dʒə/ noun 1. a Hebrew prophet of the 9th century b.c. I Kings 17; II Kings 2. 2. a male given name. /ɪˈlaɪdʒə/ noun 1. (Old Testament) a Hebrew prophet of the 9th century bc, who was persecuted for denouncing Ahab and Jezebel. (I Kings 17–21: 21; II Kings 1–2:18) name of the […]