ELA ē’ lə (אֵלָ֖א). The father of Shimei who was the administrator in Benjamin in charge of providing for King Solomon’s household (
ELA (ē'la, Heb. ’ēlā’, terebinth). The father of Solomon’s commissary officer stationed in the tribe of Benjamin (
(Ela, 1Esdras 9:27):
(1) Same as Elam (
(2) Father of Shimei (
See ELAH, 2.