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Lexicon :: Strong's H477 - 'ĕlîšāʿ

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

אֱלִישָׁע ʼĔlîyshâʻ, el-ee-shaw'; contracted for H474.; Elisha, the famous prophet:—Elisha.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x

The KJV translates Strong's H477 in the following manner: Elisha (58x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x
The KJV translates Strong's H477 in the following manner: Elisha (58x).
  1. Elisha = "God is salvation"

    1. the great prophet who succeeded Elijah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֱלִישָׁע ʼĔlîyshâʻ, el-ee-shaw'; contracted for H474.; Elisha, the famous prophet:—Elisha.
אֱלִישָׁע proper name, masculine (God is salvation, compare אֱלִישׁוּעַ, Sabean יתֿעאל DHMZMG 1883, 15) the prophet Elisha, the successor of Elijah 1 Kings 19:16 + 57 times all Kings; Ἐλισα, Ἐλισαιε Greek Version of the LXX; Ἐλισαιος Luke 4:27.
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1 Kings





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Strong's Number H477 matches the Hebrew אֱלִישָׁע ('ĕlîšāʿ),
which occurs 58 times in 52 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (1Ki 19:16–2Ki 13:17)

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:16 - You shall also anoint Jehu the son of Nimshi king over Israel; and you shall anoint Elisha H477 the son of Shaphat of Abel-meholah as prophet in your place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:17 - “And it shall come about that the one who escapes from the sword of Hazael, Jehu shall put to death, and the one who escapes from the sword of Jehu, Elisha H477 shall put to death.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:19 - So he departed from there and found Elisha H477 the son of Shaphat while he was plowing, with twelve yoke of oxen in front of him, and he with the twelfth. And Elijah came over to him and threw his cloak on him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:1 - Now it came about, when the LORD was about to bring Elijah up by a [fn]whirlwind to heaven, that Elijah left Gilgal with Elisha H477.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:2 - And Elijah said to Elisha H477, “Stay here please, for the LORD has sent me as far as Bethel.” But Elisha H477 said, “As surely as the LORD lives and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So they went down to Bethel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:3 - Then the sons of the prophets who were at Bethel went out to Elisha H477 and said to him, “Are you aware that the LORD will take away your master from over [fn]you today?” And he said, “Yes, I am aware; say nothing about it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:4 - And Elijah said to him, “Elisha H477, please stay here, for the LORD has sent me to Jericho.” But he said, “As surely as the LORD lives, and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So they came to Jericho.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:5 - Then the sons of the prophets who were at Jericho approached Elisha H477 and said to him, “Do you know that the LORD will take away your master from over [fn]you today?” And he [fn]answered, “Yes, I know; say nothing about it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:9 - When they had crossed over, Elijah said to Elisha H477, “Ask me what I should do for you before I am taken from you.” And Elisha H477 said, “Please let a double portion of your spirit be upon me.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:12 - And Elisha H477 was watching it and he was crying out, “My father, my father, the chariot of Israel and its horsemen!” And he did not see [fn]Elijah again. Then he took hold of his own clothes and tore them in two pieces.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:14 - Then he took the coat of Elijah that had fallen from him and struck the waters, and said, “Where is the LORD, the God of Elijah?” And when he also had struck the waters, they were divided here and there; and Elisha H477 crossed over.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:15 - Now when the sons of the prophets who were at Jericho opposite him saw him, they said, “The spirit of Elijah has settled on Elisha H477.” And they came to meet him and bowed down to the ground before him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:19 - Then the men of the city said to Elisha H477, “Behold now, the site of the city is pleasant, as my lord sees; but the water is bad and the land [fn]is unfruitful.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:22 - So the waters have been [fn]purified to this day, in accordance with the word of Elisha H477 which he spoke.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:11 - But Jehoshaphat said, “Is there no prophet of the LORD here, that we may inquire of the LORD by him?” And one of the king of Israel’s servants answered and said, “Elisha H477 the son of Shaphat is here, who used to pour water on the hands of Elijah.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:13 - Now Elisha H477 said to the king of Israel, “[fn]What business do you have with me? Go to your father’s prophets and your mother’s prophets.” But the king of Israel said to him, “No, for the LORD has called these three kings together to hand them over to Moab.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:14 - Elisha H477 said, “As surely as the LORD of armies lives, before whom I stand, if I did not respect Jehoshaphat the king of Judah, I would not look at you nor see you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:1 - Now a woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets cried out to Elisha H477, saying, “Your servant my husband is dead, and you know that your servant feared the LORD; and the creditor has come to take my two children to be his slaves.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:2 - So Elisha H477 said to her, “What shall I do for you? Tell me, what do you have in the house?” And she said, “Your servant has nothing in the house except a jar of oil.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:8 - Now a day came when Elisha H477 went over to Shunem, where there was a [fn]prominent woman, and she urged him to eat [fn]food. And so it was, as often as he passed by, that he turned in there to eat [fn]food.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:17 - Now the woman conceived and gave birth to a son at that season [fn]the next year, as Elisha H477 had told her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:32 - When Elisha H477 entered the house, behold the boy was dead, laid on his bed.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:38 - When Elisha H477 returned to Gilgal, there was a famine in the land. [fn]As the sons of the prophets were sitting in front of him, he said to his servant, “Put on the large pot and boil stew for the sons of the prophets.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:8 - Now it happened, when Elisha H477 the man of God heard that the king of Israel had torn his clothes, that he sent word to the king, saying, “Why did you tear your clothes? Just have him come to me, and he shall learn that there is a prophet in Israel.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:9 - So Naaman came with his horses and his chariots, and stood at the doorway of Elisha’s H477 house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:10 - And Elisha H477 sent a messenger to him, saying, “Go and wash in the Jordan seven times, and your flesh will be restored to you and you will be clean.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:20 - But Gehazi, the servant of Elisha H477 the man of God, [fn]thought, “Behold, my master has spared this Naaman the Aramean, [fn]by not accepting from his hand what he brought. As the LORD lives, I will run after him and take something from him.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:25 - But he went in and stood before his master. And Elisha H477 said to him, “Where have you been, Gehazi?” And he said, “Your servant went nowhere.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:1 - Now the sons of the prophets said to Elisha H477, “Behold now, the place [fn]before you where we are living is too cramped for us.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:12 - One of his servants said, “No, my lord, the king; but Elisha H477, the prophet who is in Israel, tells the king of Israel the words that you speak in your bedroom.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:17 - Then Elisha H477 prayed and said, “LORD, please, open his eyes so that he may see.” And the LORD opened the servant’s eyes, and he saw; and behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha H477.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:18 - And when they came down to him, Elisha H477 prayed to the LORD and said, “Please strike this [fn]people with blindness.” So He struck them with blindness in accordance with the word of Elisha H477.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:19 - Then Elisha H477 said to them, “This is not the way, nor is this the city; follow me and I will bring you to the man whom you seek.” And he brought them to Samaria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:20 - When they had come into Samaria, Elisha H477 said, “LORD, open the eyes of these men, so that they may see.” So the LORD opened their eyes, and they saw; and behold, they were in the midst of Samaria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:21 - Then the king of Israel when he saw them, said to Elisha H477, “My father, shall I [fn]kill them? Shall I [fn]kill them?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:31 - Then he said, “May God do so to me and more so, if the head of Elisha H477 the son of Shaphat [fn]remains on him today.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:32 - Now Elisha H477 was sitting in his house, and the elders were sitting with him. And the king sent a man from his presence; but before the messenger came to him, he said to the elders, “Do you see how this son of a murderer has sent a man to cut off my head? Look, when the messenger comes, shut the door and [fn]hold the door shut against him. Is the sound of his master’s feet not behind him?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 7:1 - Then Elisha H477 said, “Listen to the word of the LORD; this is what the LORD says: ‘About this time tomorrow a [fn]measure of fine flour will be sold for a shekel, and two measures of barley for a shekel, at the gate of Samaria.’”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:1 - Now Elisha H477 spoke to the woman whose son he had restored to life, saying, “Arise and go [fn]with your household, and live wherever you can live; for the LORD has called for a famine, and it will indeed come on the land for seven years.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:4 - Now the king was speaking with Gehazi, the servant of the man of God, saying, “Please report to me all the great things that Elisha H477 has done.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:5 - And as he was reporting to the king how he had restored to life the one who was dead, behold, the woman whose son he had restored to life [fn]appealed to the king for her house and for her field. And Gehazi said, “My lord the king, this is the woman and this is her son, whom Elisha H477 restored to life.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:7 - Then Elisha H477 came to Damascus. Now Ben-hadad, the king of Aram, was sick, and it was told to him, saying, “The man of God has come here.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:10 - Then Elisha H477 said to him, “Go, say to him, ‘You will certainly recover’; but the LORD has shown me that he will certainly die.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:13 - Then Hazael said, “But what is your servant—a lowly dog—that he could do this great thing?” And Elisha H477 [fn]answered, “The LORD has shown me that you will be king over Aram.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:14 - So he left Elisha H477 and came to his master, who said to him, “What did Elisha H477 say to you?” And he [fn]answered, “He told me that you would certainly recover.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:1 - Now Elisha H477 the prophet summoned one of the sons of the prophets and said to him, “[fn]Get ready and take this flask of oil in your hand, and go to Ramoth-gilead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:14 - When Elisha H477 [fn]became sick with the illness of which he was to die, Joash the king of Israel came down to him, and wept over [fn]him and said, “My father, my father, the chariots of Israel and its horsemen!”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:15 - And Elisha H477 said to him, “Take a bow and arrows.” So he [fn]took a bow and arrows.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:16 - Then Elisha said to the king of Israel, “Lay your hand on the bow.” And he laid his hand on it, then Elisha H477 put his hands on the king’s hands.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:17 - And he said, “Open the window toward the east,” and he opened it. Then Elisha H477 said, “Shoot!” So he shot. And he said, “The LORD’S arrow of victory, and the arrow of victory over Aram; for you will [fn]defeat the Arameans at Aphek until you have put an end to them.

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