Ten Plagues of Egypt

plagues that were sent down upon Egypt by Moses (in the Bible)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Plagues of Egypt — The Plagues of Egypt (] Popular culture * The 1956 film The Ten Commandments depicts the plagues of Blood, Hail, Darkness, and Death of the Firstborn, and alludes to Frogs, Boils and Flies, but omits those of Lice, Death of Cattle, and Locusts.… …   Wikipedia

  • Plagues of Egypt — • Ten calamities inflicted on the Egyptians to overcome Pharaoh s obstinacy and force him to let the Israelites to leave Egypt Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Plagues of Egypt     Plagues of Egypt …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Ten Plagues — God imposed on the people of Egypt (Biblical) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • PLAGUES OF EGYPT — The Bible has three accounts of the plagues (maggefot, Ex. 9:14; negʿaim, cf. Ex. 11:1; makkot, cf. I Sam. 4:8; cf. LXX, Targ.) that struck Egypt prior to the Exodus: a full, prose account is given in Exodus 7:14–11:10; 12:29–33, and brief,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Ten Commandments — For other uses, see Ten Commandments (disambiguation). This 1768 …   Wikipedia

  • plagues — Various diseases and pestilences are called plagues in the OT; they are often seen as divine punishment (Deut. 28:21). But pre eminently it is the ten plagues visited on Egypt that were ingrained in Hebrew memory or folklore (Exod. 7–12). The… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • The Ten Commandments (1956 film) — Infobox Film | name =The Ten Commandments caption =1956 original movie poster director = Cecil B. DeMille producer = Cecil B. DeMille writer = J.H. Ingraham (novel Pillar of Fire ) A.E. Southon (novel On Eagle s Wing ) Dorothy Clarke Wilson… …   Wikipedia

  • The Prince of Egypt — Infobox Film name = The Prince of Egypt caption = Original poster for The Prince of Egypt director = Brenda Chapman Steve Hickner Simon Wells producer = Penney Finkelman Cox Sandra Rabins Jeffrey Katzenberg (exectutive producer) Steven Spielberg… …   Wikipedia

  • The Ten Commandments (TV series) — Infobox Television Film name = The Ten Commandments format = Action writer = Ron Hutchinson starring = Dougray Scott Naveen Andrews Omar Sharif Linus Roache Paul Rhys director = Robert Dornhelm producer = Bernard Dudek Robert Halmi Sr. Paul Lowin …   Wikipedia

  • The Ten Commandments (2007 film) — Infobox Film name = The Ten Commandments caption = Theatrical poster director = John Stronach Bill Boyce producer = writer = Ed Naha narrator = Ben Kingsley starring = Elliot Gould Christian Slater Alfred Molina music = cinematography = editing …   Wikipedia

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