Zipporah

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Zipporah
Perugino, Viaggio di Mosè in Egitto 02.jpg
Detail frae Moses Leavin tae Egyp bi Pietro Perugino, c. 1482. Zipporah is in blue.[1]
Kent for Wife o Moses
Hauf-marrae(s) Moses
Childer Gershom
Eliezer
Parents Jethro
Relatives sax sisters
Aaron (brither-in-law)
Miriam (sister-in-law)

Zipporah or Tzipora (Ebreu: צִפוֹרָה‬, Tsippōrāh, "bird")[lower-alpha 1] is mentioned in the Beuk o Exodus as the wife o Moses, an the dochter o Reuel/Jethro, the priest or prince o Midian an the speeritual foonder an ancestor o the Druze.[2][3][4][5][6]

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Greek: Σεπφώρα, Sepphōra; Arabic: صفورة‎, Ṣaffūrah

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Harwood, Edith (1907). Notable pictures in Rome (in Inglis). J.M. Dent. p. 6. 
  2. Corduan, Winfried (2013). Neighboring Faiths: A Christian Introduction to World Religions. p. 107. ISBN 0-8308-7197-7. 
  3. Mackey, Sandra (2009). Mirror of the Arab World: Lebanon in Conflict. p. 28. ISBN 0-3933-3374-4. 
  4. Lev, David (25 October 2010). "MK Kara: Druze are Descended from Jews". Israel National News. Arutz Sheva. Retrieved 13 April 2011. 
  5. Blumberg, Arnold (1985). Zion Before Zionism: 1838-1880. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press. p. 201. ISBN 0-8156-2336-4. 
  6. Rosenfeld, Judy (1952). Ticket to Israel: An Informative Guide. p. 290.