Moses

Definitions

  • Moses Views the Promised Land
    Moses Views the Promised Land
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Moses (Old Testament) the Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites from Egypt across the Red sea on a journey known as the Exodus; Moses received the Ten Commandments from God on Mount Sinai
    • n Moses United States painter of colorful and primitive rural scenes (1860-1961)
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Additional illustrations & photos:

THE FINDING OF MOSES THE FINDING OF MOSES
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Moses Malone was the first basketball player to go directly from high school to a professional American team.
    • n Moses A large flatboat, used in the West Indies for taking freight from shore to ship.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Zipporah was the wife of Moses.
    • n Moses Nautical, a flat-bottomed boat used in the West Indies for carrying hogsheads of sugar to ships.
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Quotations

  • Walter Kaufmann
    Walter Kaufmann
    “Rabbi Zusya said that on the Day of Judgment, God would ask him, not why he had not been Moses, but why he had not been Zusya.”
  • Harry S Truman
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    “How far would Moses have gone if he had taken a poll in Egypt?”

Usage

In literature:

Mose told how he had been given thirty-five dollars to commit the deed and a shotgun for the purpose.
"Blue Ridge Country" by Jean Thomas
But Moses soon found he could not help himself; and as "um naughty sing" did not seem to mean any harm, he gave up with a good grace.
"Little Grandmother" by Sophie May
What cottage did you say this Moses lived in?
"A World of Girls" by L. T. Meade
Mr. Hiner read from it a passage purporting to be from Moses Stuart.
"Autobiography of Frank G. Allen, Minister of the Gospel" by Frank G. Allen
To proceed with the lineage of Sir Moses.
"Diaries of Sir Moses and Lady Montefiore, Volume I" by Sir Moses Montefiore
THEN Jesus spoke to the multitudes, and to his disciples, (2)saying: The scribes and the Pharisees sat down in Moses' seat.
"The New Testament of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ." by Various
Dat a powerful onpleasant locality for a li'l black boy whut he name was Mose.
"The Boy Scouts Book of Campfire Stories" by Various
Once 'pon a time dey was a li'l' black boy whut he name was Mose.
"Humorous Ghost Stories" by Dorothy Scarborough
When God called Moses from the bush, he answered, Here am I, and he hid his face, for he was afraid to look upon God.
"Holy in Christ" by Andrew Murray
Moses, when giving his prophetic benediction to the Tribes of Israel, gives us an insight into this question.
"The Lost Ten Tribes, and 1882" by Joseph Wild
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In poetry:

Two thousand, ere the law was spoke —
Two thousand, under Moses' yoke —
As many shou'd (since Christ) be past —
If it indeed so long shou'd last.
"Concerning The End Of The World" by Rees Prichard
Both men were afraid but did as God said.
Pharaoh stood tall, his robe was of red.
His soldiers drew spears, stood ready to kill,
But Moses was brave and stood very still.
"Moses and Aaron Face the King" by Doris Clore Demaree
Though Moses and the Prophets always laid
The best rules down, their rules I still despis'd,
And gave no ear to any word they said,
Nor ever did the least thing, they advis'd.
"The Complaint And The Advice Of Dives, To His Five Brethren (Part 1)" by Rees Prichard
So Moses stood on Pisgah's heights alone,
With sight undimmed, and unabated strength;
He gazed with rapture on the vision shown,
Of the fair land in all its breadth and length;
"A Glimpse Of Heaven" by Joseph Horatio Chant
Moses more pleasingly his God address'd,
Upon his journey, tho' he nothing said,
Than erst the Jews, when they their wants express'd,
And with the lips, without the Spirit, pray'd.
"Concerning Prayer, And Its Proper Requisites" by Rees Prichard
"Oh fools!" said He, "ought Christ not to have died?
Foretold of yore, and by Him prophesied."
Then Moses and the Prophets He reveal'd,
Which to their eyelids heretofore were seal'd.
"Paraphrase, Luke XXIV" by Benjamin Cutler Clark

In news:

William Moses Blackman , 72, of 111 Waverly Faison Road, died Wednesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.
Orange Peel Moses will celebrate his April birthday in June on Monday at the Larimer Lounge.
An eye for yellow, Moses sorts fresh blooms .
17 AM Weather related damage on Robert Moses Causeway both directions between Robert Moses State Park (Islip) and Exit RM2E.
Shekita and Mose James of OMG Booth (Image: Courtesy of Client).
OMG BOOTH Shekita and Mose James 300x232.
38 m ago Weather related damage on Robert Moses Causeway both directions between Robert Moses State Park (Islip) and Exit RM2E.
Win Second Place Dodge County Jr Grapplers Anthony Mannella, Vincent Mannella, Ty Belflower, Aiden Greer, Jacob Danforth and Trey Mosely pose with the second place team trophy.
Brigham Young 's winter home: Residence offers visitors glimpse into the life of 'the American Moses'.
How the American Moses became America's first spiritual manager in the wilderness of Scripture-infused capitalism.
Scholar John G Turner maps ' Brigham Young ', the Mormon Moses.
A Conflicted Portrait of Robert Moses,'The Builder for Democracy'.
Who is John Moses Ragin.
Shelly Moses, Renee Sherman, Jill Quigley, Tammy Jones, Heidi Gantwerk.
Moses Rose's Hideout is located at 518 E Houston St.
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In science:

Moses, ”Curvature of co-links uncovers hidden thematic layers in the World Wide Web”, Proc.
Subgraphs in random networks
On the other hand, Abraham and Moses (AM) have developed an integral equation algorithm , which can also be used to find a new solvable system based on a known one.
Generalization of the Darboux transformation and generalized harmonic oscillators
Translated from the French by Moses Klein and revised by the author.
Integration in valued fields
Halpern and Moses proved that common knowledge cannot be gained in the face of unreliable or asynchronous communication.
Causality, Knowledge and Coordination in Distributed Systems
Previous studies have found that photochemistry has a very minor impact on the atmospheric composition of the dayside of HD 209458b, due to the high temperatures which help to maintain chemical equilibrium (Moses et al. 2011; Venot et al. 2012).
The impact of atmospheric circulation on the chemistry of the hot Jupiter HD 209458b
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