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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Solowey has grown more Judean date palms from the other ancient seeds since the success of Methuselah, and is working on growing a grove of the resurrected variety.
When the Wright Brothers discovered how to control aircraft during flight for aviation in the early 1900s, there was an explosion of progress after this key barrier was removed, said Dave Gobel, chief executive officer of the Methuselah Foundation.
As part of the Methuselah's University 3D Bioprinter Programme, Methuselah is donating at least USD500,000 in direct funding to be divided among several institutions for Organovo bioprinter research projects.
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The most expensive lot, a Methuselah - the equivalent of eight bottles - of 1997 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Burgundy, fetched more than PS93,000.
According to the Daily Star, one Methuselah bottle that is equivalent to eight bottles of Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Vintage 1997 fetched Ferguson 94,815 pounds and this lot included a card signed 'Best Wishes Alex Ferguson'.
The 76-year-old Welsh actor plays Methuselah, Noah's grandfather, in Darren Aronofsky's big screen adaptation of the classic bible story, starring Russell Crowe.
Bloodthirsty So he takes his wife and three sons to visit grandad Methuselah (Anthony Hopkins) for advice.
And, in the run-up to Easter, the familiar tones of Sir Anthony Hopkins, using his best Port Talbot accent, are once again thrilling cinema audiences across the globe as he plays "the world's oldest man", Methuselah, in the controversial biblical epic Noah.
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