Meaning of Manasseh

Ma•nas•seh

Pronunciation: (mu-nas'u), [key]
— n.
  1. the first son of Joseph. Gen. 41:51.
  2. the tribe of Israel traditionally descended from him. Gen. 48:14–19.
  3. a king of Judah of the 7th centuryb.c. II Kings 21.
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