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The name has plausible etymologies in both Hebrew and Egyptian. It may have been intended to have both meanings. For the etymology see the standard biblical commentaries.  
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The name has plausible etymologies in both Hebrew and Egyptian. It may have been intended to have both meanings. (This may be true of other Book of Mormon names as well.) For the etymology see the standard biblical commentaries.  
  
 
See also [[Moses / Mose Variants]]
 
See also [[Moses / Mose Variants]]

Revision as of 16:37, 24 October 2011

Biblical PN 1. Hebrew prophet, ca. 15th c. BC (1 Nephi 4:2; Ether 12:11)

The name has plausible etymologies in both Hebrew and Egyptian. It may have been intended to have both meanings. (This may be true of other Book of Mormon names as well.) For the etymology see the standard biblical commentaries.

See also Moses / Mose Variants