Saturday, April 16, 2016

A-Z Challenge Names in the Bible. Part 15 N is For... #atozchallenge

Naamah: In the Old Testament, this name was shared by the Daughter of Lamech and the Wife of Solomon.
Naamah the wife of King Solomon.

Nadab: From the Old Testament, the name of the Son of Aaron.  Nadab was consumed by flames, when he offered unauthorized fire to God.
 Nadab and Abihu, consumed by Fire.

Nahum: Authored the book of Nahum which foretold the downfall of Nineveh.
The prophet Nahum.

Naomi: The mother in law of Ruth.  When Naomi's husband died, she took on the name Mara.

Nebuchadnezzar: Two kings of Babylon shared this name, one in the 12th Century B.C. and one in the 6th Century B.C. 
Daniel interpreting Nebuchadnezzar's dream.

Nehemiah: Old Testament, the Leader of the Jews who rebuilt Jerusalem after after the return from Babylonian captivity.
 Nehemiah rebuilding the wall in Jerusalem.

Neriah: From the Old Testament, this was the name of the father of Baruch.
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Nichodemus: In the New Testament, Nichodeus helped Joseph of Arimathea entomb Jesus.
Jesus, Joseph of Arimathea and Nichodemus at the tomb.

Nimrod:  A great hunter, he was also the great grandson of Noah and the founder of Babylon.
Nimrod of ancient Mesopotamia.

Noa/Noah: Builder of the Ark of the covenant.  He his family and two of each animal managed to flee the great flood and rebuild the world. 

Nogah: Son of King David.
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1 comment:

  1. Unauthorized fire? I need an explanation on that one!

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