(whom God hears).
The "prince" or "captain" of the tribe of Ephraim in the wilderness of Sinai. (Numbers 1:10; 2:18; 7:48; 10:22) (B.C. 1491.) From (1 Chronicles 7:26) we find that he was grandfather to the great Joshua.
* See other occurrences of the same term: Elishama.
Main reference: Smith's Bible Dictionary (1860s)
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