Elishah

Elishah (I-li┬┤shuh)

1 The son of Javan (Greece) in Gen 10:4 and 1Chr 1:7. 2 An island producing valuable dyed goods in Ezek 27:7. This suggests that Elishah is Cyprus, which was known as Alashia in cuneiform (i.e., Babylonian and Assyrian) sources.

Gen 10:4

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1Chr 1:7

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Ezek 27:7

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