Moses Definition

mōzĭz, -zĭs
noun
A masculine name: dim. Mo, Mose.
Webster's New World

A large flatboat used in the West Indies for taking freight from shore to ship.

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The leader who brought the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt and led them to the Promised Land, received the Ten Commandments from God, and gave laws to the people.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
Anna Mary Robertson Mosesgrandma moses
pronoun
A male given name.
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The pharaonic patriarch who led the slaved Jews out of Egypt, the brother of Aaron and Miriam described in the Book of Exodus and the Quran.

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A dialect of the Columbia-Wenatchi language.

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proper name
1860-1961; U.S. primitive painter.
Webster's New World

Origin of Moses

  • Late Latin Mōses from Greek from Hebrew mōše from Egyptian ms child

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the Ancient Greek Μωϋσῆς (Mōüsēs) from the Classical Hebrew משה

    From Wiktionary

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