Elishua


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Elishua

(ēlī`sho͞oə, ĕl'ĭsho͞o`ə), in the Bible, son of David: see ElishamaElishama
, in the Bible. 1 Chief Ephraimite. 2, 3 Sons of David. One is called Elishua twice. 4 Grandfather of Ishmael (6.) 5 Scribe. 6 Priest under Jehoshaphat.
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