Manasseh

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noun Ma·nas·seh \ mə-ˈna-sə \

Definition of Manasseh

1 :a son of Joseph and the traditional eponymous ancestor of one of the tribes of Israel
2 :a king of Judah reigning in the seventh century b.c. and noted for his attempt to establish polytheism

Origin and Etymology of manasseh

Hebrew Mĕnashsheh


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