Amos

[ ey-muh s ]
/ ˈeɪ məs /

noun

a Minor Prophet of the 8th century b.c.
a book of the Bible bearing his name.
a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “burden.”
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Amos

/ (ˈeɪmɒs) /

noun Old Testament

a Hebrew prophet of the 8th century bc
the book containing his oracles
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