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.
A masculine name: dim. Mo, Mose.
In the Bible, the Hebrew prophet and lawgiver who led the Israelites out of Egypt.
1860-1961; U.S. primitive painter.
A male given name.
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 ÎœÏ‰Ï‹Ïƒá¿†Ï‚ (MÅÃ¼sÄ“s) from the Classical Hebrew ×ž×©×”