Moabite Stone

noun
  1. a slab of black basalt bearing an inscription recording the victory of Mesha, the king of Moab, over the Israelites, about 860 b.c.

Origin of Moabite Stone

First recorded in 1865–70
Also called Mesha Stele.
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