FACTOID # 11: Oklahoma has the highest rate of women in State or Federal correctional facilities.
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 


FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:



(* = Graphable)



Encyclopedia > Exodus (disambiguation)
Look up exodus on Wiktionary, the free dictionary.

Exodus may mean: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Logo en:Wiktionary Wiktionary is a sister project to Wikipedia intended to be a free wiki dictionary (including thesaurus and lexicon) in every language. ...

In biblical history:

  • Exodus, the second book of the Torah and the Christian Bible.
  • The Exodus, the departure of Hebrew slaves from Egypt under the leadership of Moses, related to the above book

In modern history: Exodus is the second book of the Torah (the Pentateuch) and also the Tanakh (the Hebrew Bible), and Christian Old Testament. ... The Exodus was the departure of the Hebrew slaves from Egypt under the leadership of Moses. ...

In literature: This article needs to be wikified. ... The Jewish exodus from Arab lands is the 20th century emigration, and sometimes expulsion, of Jews, primarily Sephardi and Mizrahi, from Arab lands. ... The German exodus from Eastern Europe refers to the exodus of the German populations to the east of Germanys and Austrias post-World War II borders. ... The Palestinian Exodus (Arabic: الهجرة الفلسطينية al-Hijra al-Filasteeniya) is the refugee flight of some 711,000 Palestinian Arabs (UN estimate[1]) during the 1948 Arab-Israeli war, and is called the Nakba (Arabic: النكبة), meaning disaster or cataclysm, by Palestinians. ...

  • Exodus (poem), an Anglo-Saxon poem about the departure, preserved in MS Junius 11
  • Exodus (novel), a 1958 book by Leon Uris, based partly on the story of the above ship

In film: MS Junius 11 is one of the four major Anglo-Saxon poetical codices. ... Exodus is a novel written in 1958 by American novelist Leon Uris about the founding of the state of Israel. ...

  • Exodus (movie), a 1960 movie directed by Otto Preminger based on the above novel

In music: Exodus Exodus is a 1960 film starring Paul Newman. ...

In entertainment: A photo of the band Exodus Exodus is a thrash metal band formed in 1982 in San Francisco, California, by Kirk Hammett, Tom Hunting, Paul Baloff and Gary Holt. ... Exodus is a roots reggae album released by Bob Marley & the Wailers on June 3, 1977 (see 1977 in music). ... Exodus is a 1995 album by the New Power Generation. ... Exodus is an album by Utada, also known as Utada Hikaru, released in 2004 (see 2004 in music). ... Exodus Records is a semi independent label, wchich started in 1966. ...

  • Exodus (comics), a Marvel Comics character and former leader of the Acolytes
  • Exodus (instant messenger), an open source instant messenging client
  • Exodus (Magic: The Gathering), an expansion to the Magic: The Gathering collectible card game
  • EVE Online: Exodus, a 2004 expansion for the science fiction MMORPG game, EVE Online
  • Ultima III: Exodus, a 1983 computer role-playing game in the Ultima series
  • Ground Control II: Operation Exodus, a 2004 real-time tactical game in the Ground Control series

In sociology: Exodus (Bennet du Paris) is the name of a fictional comicbook character associated with the X-Men. ... Exodus is an open-source instant messenging (IM) client developed by Peter Millard and written in Borland Delphi that can connect to Jabber servers and exchange messages with other Jabber users. ... EVE Online is a persistent world multiplayer online game set in space. ... Ultima is a series of fantasy computer role-playing games from Origin Systems, Inc. ...

  • Rural exodus, a term used to describe the migratory patterns of people that normally occur in a region following the mechanisation of agriculture
  • Emigration, the action and the phenomenon of leaving one's native country to settle abroad

Exodus may also refer to: Rural exodus is a term used to describe the migratory patterns that normally occur in a region following the mechanisation of agriculture. ... Emigration is the act and the phenomenon of leaving ones native country to settle abroad. ...

Exodus International is probably the largest group in the ex-gay movement, self-help groups that propagate the idea that homosexuals can become heterosexual or otherwise leave homosexuality behind through counseling, prayer, and other therapies if they choose to do so. ... Christian Exodus (the brainchild of math teacher Cory Burnell) is a group promoting a mass emigration of Christian fundamentalists to South Carolina in hopes of influencing the governmental process in conformity to its vision of Christian principles. ... A commemorative statue of mormon pioneers. ...

See also

  • Diaspora is another biblical term for a migration, with a connotation of scattering.

  Results from FactBites:
Exodus (1973 words)
Exodus is the name given in the Septuagint to the second book of the Pentateuch.
The Book of Exodus recounts the experience of the Hebrew people as they left (exodus) Egypt for the promised land of Canaan.
Exodus (ship) - The ship that became notorious in 1946 when thousands of Jewish refugees aboard, mostly Holocaust survivors, were refused entry into Palestine.
Exodus - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography (2878 words)
Discussion of the Exodus, a major event in the book, is in a separate article.
Exodus is the second book of the Torah (the Pentateuch) and also the Tanakh (the Hebrew Bible), and the Christian Old Testament.
A major Chiastic structure runs throughout the second half of Exodus, centred on the episode of the golden calf.
  More results at FactBites »



Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m