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Methuselah

noun Me·thu·se·lah \mə-ˈthü-zə-lə, -ˈthyü-; -ˈth(y)üz-lə\

Definition of METHUSELAH

1
:  an ancestor of Noah held to have lived 969 years
2
:  an oversize wine bottle holding about six liters

Origin of METHUSELAH

Hebrew Mĕthūshelaḥ
First Known Use: 14th century

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