Noah

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noun No·ah \ˈnō-ə\

Definition of Noah

  1. :  an Old Testament patriarch who built the ark in which he, his family, and living creatures of every kind survived the Flood

Origin and Etymology of noah

Hebrew Nōaḥ


First Known Use: before 12th century


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