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ELIZUR (ē-lī'zẽr). The son of Shedeur, and prince of the Reubenites, who helped in the census Moses took (Num.1.5; Num.2.10; Num.7.30-Num.7.35; Num.10.18).

ELIZUR ĭ lī’ zər (אֱלִיצ֖וּר, God is a rock). Son of Shedeur; a chief of the tribe of Reuben (Num 1:5; 2:10; 7:30, 35; 10:18).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

(’elitsur; Septuagint Eleiour, Elisour, "My God is a rock"; compare Zuriel "my rock is God" (Nu 3:35)):

A chief or prince of the tribe of Reuben (Nu 1:5; 2:10; 7:30,35; 10:18).