Eli definition by Webster's New World
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- a masculine name
- Bible a high priest of Israel and teacher of Samuel: 1 Sam. 3
Origin: Classical Hebrew (language) literally , high
Eli definition by American Heritage Dictionary
In the Bible, a judge of Israel who was the teacher of Samuel.