- a son of Esau and Adah. Gen. 36:2–4.
- a friend of Job. Job 2:11.
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Eliphaz Laki had been someone worthy of emulation: a prominent civil servant, a regional administrator known as a saza chief.
Eliphaz Laki had disappeared, and his son was left with hope—stubborn, secret, maddening hope.
"Assuredly he can rule the lower worlds," replied Eliphaz, with a smile.Dreamers of the Ghetto
"Be it so," said Eliphaz, with a gesture of weariness, and he started his machine again.
"But I didn't know he would be having money," murmured Eliphaz.
Eliphaz, one of his friends, belonged to Teman, a district or city of Iduma.
But again and again Eliphaz had made the suggestion that he was suffering as a wrong-doer.