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

First Known Use of Elijah

1587, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Elijah

Hebrew Ēlīyāh

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