In the Bible, Elon (Hebrew Name|אֵילֹן|Elon|ʼÊlōn|"Oak") was a Judge of Israel.

He followed Ibzan and was succeeded by Abdon. It is said that he was from the Tribe of Zebulun, led Israel for ten years, and was buried in Ajalon in Zebulon. (Judges 12:11)

See also

*Biblical judges
*Book of Judges

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