- a seaport at the N tip of the Gulf of Aqaba, in S Israel.
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Accordingly, they retraced their way southeastward to Elath.Biblical Geography and History
Charles Foster Kent
He built Elath, and restored it to Juda, after that the king slept with his fathers.
Here, at Elath, as in Solomon's time, great ships were built for the voyage to Ophir.The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI)
Elat or Elath
- a port in S Israel, on the Gulf of Aqaba: Israel's only outlet to the Red Sea. Pop: 43 500 (2003 est)