Manoah

Manoah
/meuh noh"euh/, n.
the father of Samson. Judges 13.

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  • Manoah — and his barren wife sacrifice a ram to the angel of the Lord (above); the wife wears a wimple in this miniature painted in Paris, ca 1250 (the Maciejowski Bible). Manoah is the father of Samson. Manoah means rest or quiet in Judges 13:1 23 and 14 …   Wikipedia

  • Manoah Leide-Tedesco — (August 19, 1895 – January 29, 1982) was an Italian American composer, conductor and violinist. Contents 1 Biography …   Wikipedia

  • MANOAH OF NARBONNE — (end of 13th and first half of 14th century), Provençal scholar. No biographical details are known of him. Even the name of his father is uncertain (see Hurvitz in bibl.). Some (Geiger, according to Isaac b. Sheshet, resp. no. 85, and Samuel b.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Manoah Rowe — Monoah Rowe (ca 1813 – May 12, 1899) was an English born farmer, merchant, shipbuilder and political figure on Prince Edward Island. He represented 4th Kings in the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island from 1873 to 1876 as a Liberal. He… …   Wikipedia

  • Manoah — /meuh noh euh/, n. the father of Samson. Judges 13. * * * …   Universalium

  • Manoah — noun Father of Samson …   Wiktionary

  • Manoah —    Rest, a Danite, the father of Samson (Judg. 13:1 22, and 14:2 4) …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • HEZEKIAH BEN MANOAH — (mid 13th century), biblical commentator of the school of rashi , apparently from France. Some are of the opinion that his father was Manoah of Béziers and, on the basis of a section in the rhymed introduction to Hezekiah s work, conjecture that… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hezekiah ben Manoah — (13th century) (known as the Hizkuni, Hebrew: חזקוני) was a French rabbi and exegete. In memory of his father, who lost his right hand through his stead fastness in the faith, Hezekiah wrote (about 1240) a commentary on the Pentateuch, under the… …   Wikipedia

  • CORCOS, HEZEKIAH MANOAH ḤAYYIM (Tranquillo Vita) THE YOUNGER — (1660–1730), rabbi, physician, and preacher. Corcos was a member of the Rome branch of the corcos family which settled there after the expulsion of the Jews from Spain, becoming eminent for their rabbinical scholarship and financial acumen. His… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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