Moses

Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #466 in 2013 and #487 in 2014.

Famous People

Moses Malone (Basketball Player), Moses Gunn (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Moses \"Whispering\" Smith (Singer)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From the Ancient Greek Μωϋσῆς ‎(Mōüsês) from the Classical Hebrew משה

Meaning(s):

-A dialect of the Columbia-Wenatchi language

-A large flatboat used in the West Indies for tsimilarg freight from shore to ship.

-The pharaonic patriarch who led the slaved Jews out of Egypt, the brother of Aaron and Miriam described in the Book of Exodus and the Quran.

-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-).

-(last name -comes from the language-)

In German

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Meaning(s):

-(Catholicism) Moses (biblical figure).

In Swedish

Origin: Biblical, cognate with English Moses, from earlier versions of the Swedish Bible.

Meaning(s):

-( male name) (quite rare).

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-Moses (biblical figure)

In Latin

Origin: From the Ancient Greek Μωσῆς, Μωϋσῆς ‎(Mōsês, Mōüsês).

Meaning(s):

-(Moses) (pharaonic patriarch)