King Mesha of Moab was a king of Moab in the 9th century BC, known most famously for having the Mesha Stele inscribed and erected at Dibon. In this inscription he calls himself "Mesha, son of Kemosh[-yatti], the king of Moab, the Dibonite."
Mesha is the first sign, or rāshi in Indian Astrology. The dates it is occupied are April 15 to May 15. Mesha is equivalent to the Western Zodiac Sign Aries (astrology). Mesha's Quality is Chara (mobile), Mesha's Element is Tejas (fire). People born in this sign, or rāshi are believed to be ambitious and forceful in their character.