Elihu


Elihu
Elihu masc. proper name, Hebrew, lit. "he is my God."

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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  • Elihu — can refer to several things.People*Elihu, a friend of Job appearing in the Book of Job. *Elihu Burritt (1810 ndash;1879), a philanthropist, linguist, and social activist. *Elihu Harris, mayor of Oakland, California, U.S. *Elihu Emory Jackson, a… …   Wikipedia

  • Elihu — ist der Name einer der Personen, die im Buch Ijob im Alten Testament der Bibel den vom Schicksal und von den Hiobsbotschaften schwer getroffenen Ijob (Hiob) in seinem Leiden trösten möchten. Elihu betont Ijob gegenüber vor allem Gottes absolute… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ELIHU — (Heb. אֱלִיהוּא, once אֱלִיהוּ; God is the one (who is to be thanked, or worshipped) ), son of Barachel the Buzite, of the family of Ram, a character – first introduced, and quite unexpectedly, at Job 32:2 – who addresses Job and his three… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Elihu —   [hebräisch »er ist Gott«], Eigenname im Alten Testament. Wichtigster Träger ist Elihu, der Sohn des Barakel aus Bus, der in vier Reden zwischen den Auffassungen Hiobs und seiner Freunde zu vermitteln sucht (Hiob 32 37) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Elihu — Elihu, einer der Freunde Hiobs, s.d …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Elihu — [ē lī′hyo͞o΄, ilī′hyo͞o; el′i hyo͞o΄] n. [Heb, lit., my God is he] Bible one of Job s visitors in his affliction: Job 32 37 …   English World dictionary

  • Elihu — /el euh hyooh , i luy hyooh/, n. 1. a young man who entered into discourse with Job. Job. 32 37. 2. a male given name. [ < Heb elihu lit., my God is he] * * * …   Universalium

  • Elihu —    Whose God is he.    1) The son of Barachel, a Buzite (Job 32:2), one of Job s friends. When the debate between Job and his friends is brought to a close, Elihu for the first time makes his appearance, and delivers his opinion on the points at… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Elihu — biblischer Name hebräischen Ursprungs, Bedeutung: er ist Gott. Namensträger: Elihu Root, US amerikanischer Friedensnobelpreisträger …   Deutsch namen

  • Elihu — /el euh hyooh , i luy hyooh/, n. 1. a young man who entered into discourse with Job. Job. 32 37. 2. a male given name. [ < Heb elihu lit., my God is he] …   Useful english dictionary


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