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Elon (judge)

Elon (Hebrew אֵילֹ֖ון, oak grove) (fl. 1139-1129 BC)[1] was the twelfth Judge of Israel. He was a Zebulunite, and his career lasted for ten years. (Judges 12:11-12 ) He was never able to liberate his people from Philistine domination, and his career was unremarkable.

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References

  1. Jones, Floyd N., The Chronology of the Old Testament, Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2004, p. 279