Elam

(age). (1) Son of Shem (Gen. 10:2222The children of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram. (Genesis 10:22)), and his country (Gen. 14:1-91And it came to pass in the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of nations; 2That these made war with Bera king of Sodom, and with Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, and Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela, which is Zoar. 3All these were joined together in the vale of Siddim, which is the salt sea. 4Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled. 5And in the fourteenth year came Chedorlaomer, and the kings that were with him, and smote the Rephaims in Ashteroth Karnaim, and the Zuzims in Ham, and the Emims in Shaveh Kiriathaim, 6And the Horites in their mount Seir, unto El-paran, which is by the wilderness. 7And they returned, and came to En-mishpat, which is Kadesh, and smote all the country of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, that dwelt in Hazezon-tamar. 8And there went out the king of Sodom, and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (the same is Zoar;) and they joined battle with them in the vale of Siddim; 9With Chedorlaomer the king of Elam, and with Tidal king of nations, and Amraphel king of Shinar, and Arioch king of Ellasar; four kings with five. (Genesis 14:1‑9); Dan. 8:22And I saw in a vision; and it came to pass, when I saw, that I was at Shushan in the palace, which is in the province of Elam; and I saw in a vision, and I was by the river of Ulai. (Daniel 8:2)), in Mesopotamia. (2) A chief of Benjamin (1 Chron. 8:2424And Hananiah, and Elam, and Antothijah, (1 Chronicles 8:24)). (3) A Korhite Levite (1 Chron. 26:33Elam the fifth, Jehohanan the sixth, Elioenai the seventh. (1 Chronicles 26:3)). (4) Persons whose children returned (Ezra 2:7,317The children of Elam, a thousand two hundred fifty and four. (Ezra 2:7)
31The children of the other Elam, a thousand two hundred fifty and four. (Ezra 2:31)
; Neh. 7:12,3412The children of Elam, a thousand two hundred fifty and four. (Nehemiah 7:12)
34The children of the other Elam, a thousand two hundred fifty and four. (Nehemiah 7:34)
). (5) A priest (Neh. 10:1414The chief of the people; Parosh, Pahath-moab, Elam, Zatthu, Bani, (Nehemiah 10:14)).