Menashe

Synonyms:
Menasseh, m’-na-SHEH, מְנַשֶּׁה
Manasseh_(tribal_patriarch) (Wikipedia)
Jacob blessing Ephraim and Manasseh.

Manasseh or Menashe (Hebrew: מְנַשֶּׁה, Modern: Menaše, Tiberian: Mənaššé Samaritan Manaṯ) was, according to the Book of Genesis, the first son of Joseph and Asenath (Genesis 41:50-52). Asenath was an Egyptian woman whom Pharaoh gave to Joseph as wife, and the daughter of Potipherah, a priest of On (Genesis 41:50-52). Manasseh was born in Egypt before the arrival of the children of Israel from Canaan (Genesis 48:5).

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