Gender: Male Pronunciation: MO-ab Meaning of Moab: "from my father" Origin of Moab: Hebrew

Moab Origin and Meaning

The name Moab is a boy's name meaning "from my father".

Moab is a Biblical name and an ancient place name. In the Old Testament, Moab was the son of Lot. The Kingdom of Moab, in modern-day Jordan, was Biblically significant for often being in conflict with Israel.

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Moab, Utah is one of the most beautiful places on the planet.