From an unused root meaning to glitter; brilliancy; Puah, an Israelitess
KJV Usage: Puah.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
Puah = "splendid" 1. one of the 2 midwives of the Hebrews ordered by Pharaoh to kill all the male children born to Israel; time of Moses
Origin: from an unused root meaning to glitter
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Feminine