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Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani
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Eli, Eli, Lama, Sabachthani
Eloi, Eloi, Lama, Sabachtha, Eli, Eli, Lama Sabachthani
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Greek - Eli
Greek - Heli, Eli
Hebrew - Eli, Eli's
ELI

A high priest of the Jews, the first in the line of Ithamar, 1 Samuel 2:27. He was also a judge of Israel forty years, and was eminent for piety and usefulness, but criminally negligent of family discipline. For this the judgments of God fell upon his house, 1 Samuel 3:11-18. In battle with the Philistines his two sons were slain, and Israel defeated; but it was the capture of the ark of God that broke his heart, 1 Samuel 4:1-22. The divine threatening was fully performed in the day of Abiathar, which see.


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These dictionary topics are from American Tract Society Bible Dictionary published in 1859. Public Domain, copy freely.

Bibliography Information
Rand, W. W. "Entry for 'ELI'". "American Tract Society Bible Dictionary".
<http://classic.studylight.org/dic/ats/view.cgi?number=T685>. 1859.

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