Noah

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No·ah

 (nō′ə)
In the Bible, the patriarch who was chosen by God to build an ark, in which he, his family, and a pair of every animal were saved from the Flood.

noah

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n
(Animals) Austral a shark
[from Australian rhyming slang Noah's Ark]

Noah

(ˈnəʊə)
n
(Bible) 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)

No•ah

(ˈnoʊ ə)

n.
the patriarch who built a ship (No′ah's Ark′) in which he, his family, and animals of every species survived the Flood. Gen. 5–9.
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Noun1.Noah - the Hebrew patriarch who saved himself and his family and the animals by building an ark in which they survived 40 days and 40 nights of rainNoah - the Hebrew patriarch who saved himself and his family and the animals by building an ark in which they survived 40 days and 40 nights of rain; the story of Noah and the flood is told in the Book of Genesis
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Noah's ark → l'arca di Noè
References in periodicals archive ?
2) It is used, particularly in the Noah narrative, to emphasize the contrast between the God of Israel and gods of the Mesopotamian Deluge stories who swoop down "like flies" to eat the sacrifices, and also because of the assonance between No'ah (Noah) and the word niho'ah.
Later rabbinic literature places the drunkenness episode on the very day Noah emerged from the ark (Zohar Hadash, Midrash ha-Ne'elam, No'ah, 38a).
See Yonah Bar Maoz, "The Wife of Noah", Bar-Ilan University: Daf Parashat ha-Shavu'a, No'ah, 1996.