Did the Bible 'Borrow' the Noah's Ark Story From the Epic of Gilgamesh?

A story remarkably similar to the Noah's Ark flood account in Genesis was discovered in the Epic of Gilgamesh, a text 1,000 years older. Does that confirm the account or make it more of a myth?

Did the Bible 'Borrow' the Noah's Ark Story From the Epic of Gilgamesh?

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