Name Mose Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Mose


Mose is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Mose?

Mose is a German variant of the biblical name Moses and is of Egyptian origin. Mose was drawn out of the Nile by the daughter of the Egyptian pharaoh. He demanded the pharaoh release together with his brother Aaron. That was only done after God sent ten plagues upon Egypt. Mose led the people across the Red Sea and to Mount Sinai, where he received the Ten Commandments from God.

What does the name Mose mean?

Mose means “son” (from ancient Egyptian “msy” = son/child of or “mes” = to give birth). It is disproved that the name shall be derived from Hebrew “mashá/מָשָׁה‎” meaning “draw out (of the water)”.

Pronunciation of Mose

Popularity of the name Mose

The name Mose is ranked #9797 overall.

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