trees, (Ex. 15:27; Num. 33:9), the name of the second station where the Israelites encamped after crossing the Red Sea. It had "twelve wells of water and threescore and ten palm trees." It has been identified with the Wady Ghurundel, the most noted of the four wadies which descend from the range of et-Tih towards the sea. Here they probably remained some considerable time. The form of expression in Ex. 16:1 seems to imply that the people proceeded in detachments or companies from Elim, and only for the first time were assembled as a complete host when they reached the wilderness of Sin (q.v.).
I feel but a stitch between your destiny and elim's, holding the generations together in my turn.
Both lulim and elim are said to be equivalent to sarru, king (p. 284).
The negro hesitated; his hand, elim saw, moved slightly toward a knife lying by his plate.
Then Marah and elim bring the travellers, according to chap.
How often we are allowed to find an elim before resuming the weary desert march!
Then we go by desert to the vale of elim, and thence to Mount Sinai.
elim left his seat to bring his tooth triumphantly to me and tell me I must have it set in gold.
elim is waiting to blot bonne maman's letter, so I must close.
elim listened without comment, his eyes narrowed, his long countenance severe.
I discovered a decided hint of original sin in elim yesterday.