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E•li•sha  (i līshə),USA pronunciation n. 
    Also,[Douay Bible,] El•i•se•us  (el′i sēəs).USA pronunciation a Hebrew prophet of the 9th century b.c., the successor of Elijah. II Kings 3–9.
  1. a male given name.
  • Hebrew ĕlīshūa‘ literally, God has saved

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Elisha /ɪˈlaɪʃə/ n
  1. a Hebrew prophet of the 9th century bc: successor of Elijah (II Kings 3–9)

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