Noah

noah

A patriarch of Biblical history, in the time of the deluge. Noah's ark.

(Science: zoology) A marine bivalve shell (Arca Noae), which somewhat resembles an ark, or ship, in form. A child's toy, consisting of an ark-shaped box containing many different wooden animals.

Origin: Heb. Noakh rest.


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