🔼The name Eleasah in the Bible
The name Eleasah (or Elasah, as some translations have it) occurs four times in the Bible:
🔼Etymology of the name Eleasah
The name Eleasah consists of two elements. The first element is אל (El), either the prominent Canaanite deity whose name became applied to the God of Israel, or the common abbreviation of Elohim, the genus God:
The second element comes from the verb עשה ('asa), meaning to do, fashion, accomplish:
The name Eleasah means God Has Made (NOBSE Study Bible Name List) or Whom God Made (BDB Theological Dictionary) and is the reversal of the name Asahel, Made By God.