Elihu asked me to dance, and I danced,—I, who had never taken a step before in my life.
Nothing has ever done so much for peace as this visit of Elihu Root among us.
Elihu was right in the main position, but he wanted authority.
With this assurance of good feeling, old Elihu Wall was content.
Elihu's conceit was as to his scientific knowledge on the subject of cows and horses and their diseases.
Elihu indulgently unrolled his paper and spread it on the desk.
Elihu will prove that so far from being clear of blame he has been imbibing wrong opinions and joining the company of the wicked.
Elihu Palmer: "Probably the most useful man that ever lived."
Elihu Palmer had gone off to Philadelphia for a time; he died there of yellow fever in 1806.
Elihu has been disappointed with the speeches of Job's friends.
masc. proper name, Hebrew, literally "he is my God."
whose God is he. (1.) "The son of Barachel, a Buzite" (Job 32:2), one of Job's friends. When the debate between Job and his friends is brought to a close, Elihu for the first time makes his appearance, and delivers his opinion on the points at issue (Job 32-37). (2.) The son of Tohu, and grandfather of Elkanah (1 Sam. 1:1). He is called also Eliel (1 Chr. 6:34) and Eliab (6:27). (3.) One of the captains of thousands of Manasseh who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:20). (4.) One of the family of Obed-edom, who were appointed porters of the temple under David (1 Chr. 26:7).