Methuselah

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Methuselah

(mēthyo͞o`zələ), in the Bible, descendant of Seth; son of Enoch. He is said to have lived 969 years. It is also spelled Mathusala.

Methuselah

oldest man mentioned in Bible. [O.T.: Genesis 5:27]

Methuselah

son of Enoch; patriarch said to have lived 969 years. [O.T.: Genesis 5:21–27]

Methuselah

Old Testament a patriarch supposed to have lived 969 years (Genesis 5:21--27) who has come to be regarded as epitomizing longevity
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The 38-year-old is positively Methusalah in football terms but you wouldn't know it as he launched the sort of runs of which a man half his age would have been proud.
It was just one laminated sheet of A4 and that's so unlike your typical Italian menu that looks like the big red book from the time Methusalah appeared on This Is Your Life.
Trainer Richard Whitaker was left fuming at Redcar yesterday after his previously unraced two-year-old Vicious Dancer turned over backwards in the starting stalls and had to be withdrawn before the Methusalah Maiden Stakes.