- Book of Exodus
- mass migration
The second of the Books of Moses in the Old Testament of the Bible, the second book in the Torah describing the Exodus.
Other Word Forms of Exodus
Origin of Exodus
From Latin, from Ancient Greek ἔξοδος (exodos, “expedition, procession, departure”) From late Old English only as a proper noun, Exodus, the biblical book; use as a common noun is from the early 17th century.
Late Latin from Greek exodos ex- out exo– hodos way, journey
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Ancient Greek ἔξοδος (exodos), from ἐξ (ex, “out of”) + ὁδός (hodos, “way”)
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