the oak or heap of Assyria, a territory in Asia of which Arioch was king (Gen. 14:1, 9). It is supposed that the old Chaldean town of Larsa was the metropolis of this kingdom, situated nearly half-way between Ur (now Mugheir) and Erech, on the left bank of the Euphrates. This town is represented by the mounds of Senkereh, a little to the east of Erech.
1. a noun suffix occurring in loanwords from French, where it originally formed diminutives, now often with a derivative sense in which the diminutive force is lost (bagatelle; prunelle; rondelle); also in Anglicized forms of Latin words ending in -ella (organelle).
A C++ style-guide originated by Ellemtel Telecom Systems, Stockholm.
[el-uh n] /ˈɛl ən/ noun 1. Mount, a mountain in S Utah. 11,522 feet (3514 meters). 2. a female given name, form of . fem. proper name, an older form of Helen (q.v.). Its popularity among U.S. birth names peaked in 1880s and 1940s.
/ˈɛlənbrə/ noun 1. Earl of, title of Edward Law. 1780–1871, British colonial administrator: governor general of India (1742–44)