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Noah

G. A. Wilkes.

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 107 words.

A shark [from rhyming slang Noah’s Ark] 1952 A. G. Mitchell Suppl. to Chambers Shorter English Dictionary 800: Noah’s

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<b>NOAH</b>

Edited by Adele Berlin and Maxine Grossman.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 376 words.

(Heb. Noaḥ), hero of the biblical story of the Flood; son of Lamech (Gn. 5.28–29). Noah was

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Noah

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 249 words.

The man chosen by God to build an ark when he planned the Flood. See also deluge; noah’s ark

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Noah

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 159 words.

In the *legend of the *flood only Noah and his family of all the human race are said

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Noah

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 159 words.

In the legend of the flood only Noah and his family of all the human race are said to have

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Noah

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 48 words.

1. English, German, and Jewish (Sephardic and Israeli): from the Biblical personal name Noah (see Noe).

2. English:

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Noah

Frédérique Trouslard.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 207 words.

Noah, a patriarch descended from Seth, is the hero of the Flood and, as such, one of the main characters

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Noah

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 68 words.

anoa, Balboa, blower, boa, foregoer, goer, grower, hoer, jerboa, knower, Krakatoa, Lebowa, lower, moa, mower, Mururoa, Noah, o'er,

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Noah

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 68 words.

anoa, Balboa, blower, boa, foregoer, goer, grower, hoer, jerboa, knower, Krakatoa, Lebowa, lower, moa, mower, Mururoa, Noah, o'er,

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Noah

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 59 words.

Survivor of the great flood in the Hebrew scriptures. According to Genesis, Noah was commanded to save himself, his family,

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Noah

Carl S. Ehrlich.

in The Oxford Companion to the Bible

January 1993; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 524 words.

The son of Lamech, and the father of Shem, Ham, and Japheth (Gen. 5.28–32), Noah

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Noah

Edited by Julia Harding.

in The Oxford Companion to Wine

January 2006; p ublished online August 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 56 words.

seminal figure in the history of wine according to the bible. See also origins of viticulture.

Noah is

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Noah

Edited by Jancis Robinson and Julia Harding.

in The Oxford Companion to Wine

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 44 words.

seminal figure in the history of wine according to the bible. See also origins of viniculture.

Noah is

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Noah

Johannes Irmscher, Alexander Kazhdan, John H. Lowden and Anthony Cutler.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 330 words.

(Νω̑ε), biblical patriarch; hero of the story of The Flood and builder of the Ark.

Noah was a righteous man

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Noah

Carl S. Ehrlich.

in The Oxford Guide to People and Places of the Bible

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 478 words.

The son of Lamech, and the father of Shem, Ham, and Japheth, Noah was the hero of the biblical Flood

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Noah

Louis Jacobs.

in A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 178 words.

The biblical hero saved from the Flood as told in the book of Genesis (5: 28–9: 28). Noah is described

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Noah

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 32 words.

According to the story in Gen. 6–9, Noah and his family were saved in an ark of gopher-wood, when the

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Noah

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 32 words.

According to the story in Gen. 6–9, Noah and his family were saved in an *ark of gopher-wood, when

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Noah

in The Qur'an

January 2005; p ublished online November 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Society and Culture; Islam. 431 words.

A Meccan sura giving further details of the life of Noah before the Flood, to encourage the Prophet and warn the disbelievers.

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Noah

Overview page. Subjects: Biblical Studies.

According to the story in Gen. 6–9, Noah and his family were saved in an ark of gopher-wood, when the rest of mankind was destroyed in the Flood.

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