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The name Shemoth is to Hebrew and the name Exodus is to Latin, as what name is to Greek?




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Answer: Exodos

In the Hebrew Bible the name of this book is Shemoth, which means "names" in Hebrew. The creators of the Greek translation of the Hebrew Bible (the Septuagist) changed the name of the book to Exodos, which means "parting" in Greek. In Latin this became Exodus.


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