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Gender Masculine
Scripts Ηλιας(Greek)
Pronounced Pron. ə-LEE-əsh(Portuguese)
eh-LEE-as(German)
EH-lee-ahs(Finnish)
i-LIE-əs(English)
ee-LIE-əs(English)
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Meaning & History

Form of ELIJAH used in several languages. This is the form used in the Greek New Testament.
VariantsElis(Swedish) Eelis, Eljas(Finnish) Elian(Dutch) Ilias(Greek) Helias(Biblical Latin) Eliou(Biblical Greek)
DiminutiveLias(Swedish)
Feminine FormIliana(Greek)
Other Languages & CulturesIlyas(Arabic) Elijah(Biblical) Eliyyahu(Biblical Hebrew) Ilia, Ilija, Iliya(Bulgarian) Ilija(Croatian) Eliáš(Czech) Élie(French) Ilia(Georgian) Elijah, Eliya, Eliyahu(Hebrew) Éliás, Illés(Hungarian) Elías(Icelandic) Elia(Italian) Elijas(Lithuanian) Ilija, Ile(Macedonian) Elis(Medieval English) Eliasz(Polish) Ilie(Romanian) Ilia, Ilya(Russian) Ilija(Serbian) Elías(Spanish) İlyas(Turkish)
Same SpellingÉliás, Elías, Eliáš

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