- the patriarch who built a ship (Noah's Ark) in which he, his family, and animals of every species survived the Flood. Gen. 5–9.
- a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “rest.”
Examples from the Web for noah
But just as the Solloway family was about to leave Noah saw Scotty, punched him, and strangled him.
Most critically, the split perspectives of Noah and Alison need to marry more elegantly.
He died in a car crash on the way to the hospital where she gave birth to her son, Samuel (Noah Wiseman).Grief: The Real Monster in The Babadook
December 19, 2014
Product placement aside, the idea that animals go to heaven raises a whole host of interesting questions for Thea and Noah.Sorry, Internet: Pope Francis Didn't Open Paradise to Pets
December 14, 2014
Then Allison went back to Pacey, and Noah went back to Nurse Abby from E.R.How Will They End ‘The Affair’? Showtime’s Adultery Drama Defies Predictability
December 11, 2014
A bell, for instance—as well expect to find a bell here as in Noah's Ark!The Roof of France
It is a life like that of Enoch and Noah, who “walked with God.”The Ministry of Intercession
Why in the world didn't you order an electric cab instead of that Noah's Ark?Cap'n Dan's Daughter
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If this is a trickle then Noah's flood couldn't have been more than a splash.Kent Knowles: Quahaug
Joseph C. Lincoln
Some believe that Zoroaster is the same as Ham, the son of Noah.The Phantom World
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- Old Testament a Hebrew patriarch, who saved himself, his family, and specimens of each species of animal and bird from the Flood by building a ship (Noah's Ark) in which they all survived (Genesis 6–8)
Word Origin and History for noah
masc. proper name, from Hebrew Noah, literally "rest." Phrase Noah's ark attested from 1610s. The adjective Noachian, in reference to the flood legend, is from 1670s.