Bible a son of Lot: Gen. 19:37
Origin of MoabEcclesiastical Late Latin from Ecclesiastical Greek from Classical Hebrew (language) m?'?bh
ancient kingdom east & south of the Dead Sea, now the SW part of Jordan
- An ancient kingdom east of the Dead Sea in present-day southwest Jordan. According to the Bible, its inhabitants were descendants of Lot. Archaeological exploration has traced settlement in the area to at least the 13th century BC.
- A city of southeast Utah on the Colorado River. It is a center for recreation in the Canyonlands.x