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Puah

(pyo͞o`ə), in the Bible. 1 Midwife ordered by Pharaoh to kill Jewish boys at birth. 2 Father of the judge Tola. 3 See PhuvahPhuvah
, in the Bible, son of Issachar; the ancestor of the Punites.
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Though not the center of our analysis, I believe that knowing the nationality of Shifrah and Puah may be a key to the anomalies encountered so far.
In recent years, (researchers) in Israel and in the world have been studying mitochondrial DNA--structures within the cells--that a person receives only from his or her mother," explained Rabbi Dov Popper, an adviser at the Puah Institute, an Israel-based international organization that helps Jewish couples with fertility problems.
Biomax Technologies was founded in 2009 by Sim Eng Tong, a 61-year-old businessman; Dr Puah Chum Mok, a biochemist specialising in enzymes; and Fion Chua, an entrepreneur.
So the fate of Moses rests not in his natural father's protection, but rather in the hands of two brave midwives, Shiphrah and Puah, who disobey Pharaoh, as well as the risk-taking mother of Moses (later called Jochebed in the genealogies) who manages to hide a crying baby for months; not to mention a girl, Miriam, who watches over her little brother among the reeds.
His group also attended a divination rite in Aban Abit, an inauguration ceremony for a new longhouse with a ritual involving the transport of tutelary skulls in Long Puah, as well as a naming ceremony for the son of a chief in the same village.
Working with Dr Puah Chum Mok and a team of scientists, we developed the BM1 enzyme, which works in conjunction with a digester at 80[degrees]C to break down organic waste into fertilizer.
Ghanadian R, Puah CM, Williams G, Shah PJ, McWhinney N.
15) The king of Egypt said to the Hebrew midwives, whose names were Shiph rah and Puah, (16) "When you help the Hebrew women in childbirth and observe them on the delivery stool, if it is a boy, kill him; but if it is a girl, let her live.
30) In a related issue, female doctors and professionals were prevented each year from speaking at the annual Puah Institute conference on fertility issues.
faire souffler --faire voler, chasser habal --souffler --etre vain comme un souffle qui passe; agir vainement puah souffler, respirer mappah expiration nasap souffler nepes --souffle, haleine; (par extension) odeur, parfum --vie, principe de vie, ame --ame, coeur; sentiment, desir, volonte; pensee --etre anime, individu; cadavre napas Niph.
As noted earlier, on 26 August 2008, Anwar Ibrahim won a landslide victory in his old parliamentary constituency of Permatang Puah after his wife, Wan Azizah, stepped down to allow him to contest the seat.
A young Palestinian girl (the common pre-state designation for all Jews of the yishuv) called Puah Ben Tovim was his teacher.