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Noun: Moses  mow-ziz
  1. (Old Testament) the Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites from Egypt across the Red sea on a journey known as the Exodus; Moses received the Ten Commandments from God on Mount Sinai
     
  2. United States painter of colourful and primitive rural scenes (1860-1961)
    - Grandma Moses, Anna Mary Robertson Moses

Type of: painter, prophet

Encyclopedia: Moses, Isaac