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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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(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
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The Ark BBC1, 8.30pm David Threlfall stars in this re-telling of the biblical story of Noah and the Ark. A farmer and boat-builder is visited by an angel who tells him of God's intention to send a great flood, and how he and his family will be saved from the deluge if he builds a large ark in the middle of the desert.
CHOICE David Threlfall The Ark BBC1, 8.30pm David Threlfall stars in this re-telling of the biblical story of Noah and the Ark. A farmer and boat-builder is visited by an angel who tells him of God's intention to send a great flood, and how he and his family will be saved from the deluge if he builds a large ark in the middle of the desert.
This modern take on the story of Noah and the ark is original and intriguing.