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Elias

Greek: Ἠλίας —transliteration: Elias —meaning: Elijah

Elias is the Greek form of Elijah and the Revised King James Version uniformly adopted it for its translation of the New Testament.

However, other translation use the name “Elijah.”

Ἠλίας (Elias) appears 29 times in the original Greek New Testament and always refers to the prophet Elijah.

  1. Matthew 11:14
  2. Matthew 16:14
  3. Matthew 17:3
  4. Matthew 17:4
  5. Matthew 17:10
  6. Matthew 17:11
  7. Matthew 17:12
  8. Matthew 27:47
  9. Matthew 27:49
  10. Mark 6:15
  11. Mark 8:28
  12. Mark 9:4
  13. Mark 9:5
  14. Mark 9:11
  15. Mark 9:12
  16. Mark 9:13
  17. Mark 15:35
  18. Mark 15:36
  19. Luke 1:17
  20. Luke 4:25
  21. Luke 4:26
  22. Luke 9:8
  23. Luke 9:19
  24. Luke 9:30
  25. Luke 9:33
  26. Luke 9:33
  27. John 1:25
  28. Romans 11:2
  29. James 5:17

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Article Version: July 14, 2021