God his deliverance. (1.) One of David’s distinguished warriors (2 Sam. 23:34); called also Eliphal in 1 Chr. 11:35. (2.) One of the sons of David born at Jerusalem (1 Chr. 3:6; 14:5); called Elpalet in 1 Chr. 14:5. Also another of David’s sons (1 Chr. 3:8); called Eliphalet in 2 Sam. 5:16; 1 Chr. 14:7. (3.) A descendant of king Saul through Jonathan (1 Chr. 8:39).
[ee-lis] /ˈi lɪs/ noun 1. an ancient country in W Greece, in the Peloponnesus: site of the ancient Olympic Games. 2. the capital of this country. [ee-lahy] /ˈi laɪ/ noun 1. a Hebrew judge and priest. I Sam. 1–4. 2. Also, Elie [el-ee] /ˈɛl i/ (Show IPA). a male given name: from a Hebrew word […]
[ih-lis-uh, e-lee-suh] /ɪˈlɪs ə, ɛˈli sə/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . [ih-lahy-zuh, -suh] /ɪˈlaɪ zə, -sə/ noun 1. Medicine/Medical. a sensitive diagnostic test for past or current exposure to an infectious agent, as the AIDS virus: a sample of blood is added to proteins from the agent, and any antibodies that […]
[ih-liz-uh-buh th] /ɪˈlɪz ə bəθ/ noun 1. the mother of John the Baptist. Luke 1:5–25. 2. a female given name. /ɪˈlɪzəbəθ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Elizabeth (sense 1) 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 […]
[ih-liz-uh-buh th-vil] /ɪˈlɪz ə bəθˌvɪl/ noun 1. former name of .