Elisha

[ ih-lahy-shuh ]
/ ɪˈlaɪ ʃə /

noun

Also Douay Bible, El·i·se·us [el-i-see-uh s] /ˌɛl ɪˈsi əs/. a Hebrew prophet of the 9th century b.c., the successor of Elijah. II Kings 3–9.
a male given name.

Origin of Elisha

< Hebrew ĕlīshūaʿ literally, God has saved
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Elisha

/ (ɪˈlaɪʃə) /

noun

Old Testament a Hebrew prophet of the 9th century bc : successor of Elijah (II Kings 3–9)
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