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BOOK OF EXODUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Book of Exodus mean? 

BOOK OF EXODUS (noun)
  The noun BOOK OF EXODUS has 1 sense:

1. the second book of the Old Testament: tells of the departure of the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt led by Moses; God gave them the Ten Commandments and the rest of Mosaic law on Mount Sinai during the Exodus

  Familiarity information: BOOK OF EXODUS used as a noun is very rare.


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BOOK OF EXODUS (noun)


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Meaning:

The second book of the Old Testament: tells of the departure of the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt led by Moses; God gave them the Ten Commandments and the rest of Mosaic law on Mount Sinai during the Exodus

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

Book of Exodus; Exodus

Instance hypernyms:

book (a major division of a long written composition)

Holonyms ("Book of Exodus" is a part of...):

Old Testament (the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible)

Laws; Pentateuch; Torah (the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit)


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