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A Hebrew prophet of the eighth century bc. He was the earliest prophet to have a book of the Bible named for him.
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1. (Bible) a Hebrew prophet of the 8th century bc
2. (Bible) the book containing his oracles
1. a Minor Prophet of the 8th century B.C.
2. a book of the Bible bearing his name.
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|Noun||1.||Amos - a Hebrew shepherd and minor prophet|
|2.||Amos - an Old Testament book telling Amos's prophecies|
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible