HyperDic: noachian_deluge

English > 1 sense of the expression Noachian deluge:
NOUNphenomenonNoachian deluge, Noah's flood, Noah and the Flood, the Flood(Biblical) the great deluge that is said in the Book of Genesis to have occurred in the time of Noah
English > Noachian deluge: 1 sense > noun 1, phenomenon
Meaning(Biblical) the great deluge that is said in the Book of Genesis to have occurred in the time of Noah; it was brought by God upon the earth because of the wickedness of human beings.
SynonymsNoah's flood, Noah and the Flood, the Flood
CategoryBible, Christian Bible, Book, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word of God, WordThe sacred writings of the Christian religions
Broaderflood, inundation, deluge, alluvionThe rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land
Adjectivespostdiluvianexisting or occurring after Noah's flood

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