Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: noah
IPA transcription: [n'oʊə]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Noah
    Meaning: the Hebrew patriarch who saved himself and his family and the animals by building an ark in which they survived 40 days and 40 nights of rain; the story of Noah and the flood is told in the Book of Genesis
Usage examples
  • The old Noah's ark," she said.
  • 'When could I see him?' asked Noah doubtfully.
  • Noah, I still think, will be elected very easily.
  • Mrs. Noah and her sons had long since disappeared.
  • She pointed to the Noah's ark, then to her two children.
  • He stared very hard at Noah, and Noah stared very hard at him.
  • Tertullian asserted that fossils resulted from the flood of Noah.
  • None of them noticed the Noah's ark lying at the foot of the steps.
  • "They really wanted it, that old Noah's ark!" exclaimed Miss Terry in amazement.