What does noah mean?

Definitions for noahˈnoʊ ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Noah(noun)

    the Hebrew patriarch who saved himself and his family and the animals by building an ark in which they survived 40 days and 40 nights of rain; the story of Noah and the flood is told in the Book of Genesis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Noah(noun)

    a patriarch of Biblical history, in the time of the Deluge

  2. Origin: [Heb. Nakh rest.]


  1. Noah

    In Abrahamic religions, Noah or Noé or Noach, was the tenth and last of the antediluvian Patriarchs. The story of Noah and the Ark is told in the Genesis flood narrative, and also told in Sura 71 of the Quran. The Biblical account is followed by the story of the Curse of Ham. Outside Genesis his name is mentioned in 1 Chronicles, Isaiah, Ezekiel, the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, Hebrews and the 1st and 2nd Epistles of Peter. He was the subject of much elaboration in later Abrahamic traditions, including the Qur'an.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Noah

    the patriarch of Scripture antiquity who, by the command of God, constructed an ark for the preservation of the human race and the dry-land animals during the prevalence of the deluge that would otherwise have swept all these forms of life away.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of noah in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of noah in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stephen Colbert:

    Trevor Noah is a very funny guy.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Science is the Noah’s Ark very itself! Seek no other vessel!

  3. Mark Twain:

    Often it does seem a pity that Noah and his party did not miss the boat.

  4. Warren Buffett:

    I violated the Noah rule: Predicting rain doesn't count; building arks does.

  5. Robert Whitney Boynton:

    One survey found that ten percent of Americans thought Joan of Arc was Noah's wife....

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