Elisha Definition

ĭ-līshə
noun
A masculine name: var. Ellis.
Webster's New World
A prophet of Israel, ordained by Elijah as his successor: 1 Kings 19:16, 19; 2 Kings 2
Webster's New World
pronoun

A prophet, a disciple and successor of Elijah.

Wiktionary
A male given name of biblical origin, in quiet use since the 17th century.
Wiktionary

A female given name in occasional use, apparently confused with Elizabeth or Alicia.

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Origin of Elisha

  • Hebrew אֱלִישָׁע (Elisha', literally “God is salvation”).

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