||Meanwhile, the people began to realize that Moses was taking a long time to come down from the mountain. They gathered around Aaron and said to him, 'Make us an oracle to lead us. We have no idea what happened to Moses, the man who brought us out of Egypt.'
Vayar ha'am ki-voshesh Moshe laredet min-hahar vayikahel ha'am al-Aharon vayomru elav kum aseh-lanu elohim asher yelchu lefaneynu ki-zeh Moshe ha'ish asher he'elanu me'erets Mitsrayim lo yadanu meh-hayah lo.
(Rashbam; Ralbag; cf. Ramban; Ibn Ezra; Kuzari 1:96). Or, 'god' (Targum).