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Elijah

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Elijah

noun Eli·jah \i-ˈlī-jə\

Definition of ELIJAH

:  a Hebrew prophet of the ninth century b.c. who according to the account in I Kings championed the worship of Jehovah as against Baal

Origin of ELIJAH

Hebrew Ēlīyāh
First Known Use: 1587

Other Christian Religious Terms

Pentateuch, blasphemy, curate, doxology, eremite, iconoclasm, liturgy, orison, pneuma, reliquary

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