Samson vs Manoah - What's the difference?

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As proper nouns the difference between samson and manoah

is that samson is an israelite judge in the old testament who performed feats of strength against the philistines but was betrayed by delilah his mistress (biblical character) while manoah is the father of the biblical strongman samson.

samson

English

(wikipedia Samson)

Alternative forms

* Sampson

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • An Israelite judge in the Old Testament who performed feats of strength against the Philistines but was betrayed by Delilah his mistress. (biblical character)
  • (by extension) Any very strong man.
  • .
  • An English surname derived from the given name.
  • Quotations

    * : Judges 16:6 : *: And Delilah said to Samson , Tell me, I pray thee, wherein thy great strength lieth, and wherewith thou mightest be bound to afflict thee.

    manoah

    English

    (wikipedia Manoah)

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The father of the biblical strongman Samson.