Amos

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See also: amos, Amós, Āmos, -amos, and Ámós

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Hebrew עמוס(amos, to carry; a burden).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amos

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  1. A male given name.
  2. A book of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Tanakh.
  3. A prophet, author of the book of Amos.
  4. A town in Quebec

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Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amos m

  1. A male given name

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Amos: Amosson or Amosson
  • daughter of Amos: Amosardóttir or Amosdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Amos
Accusative Amos
Dative Amosi
Genitive Amosar, Amos

German[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Amos m ‎(genitive Amoss)

  1. Amos
  2. the book of Amos

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Hebrew עמוס(amos, to carry; a burden).

Proper noun[edit]

Amos m

  1. Amos
  2. book of Amos
  3. A male given name

Anagrams[edit]