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Nathanael

[nuh-than-ee-uh l, -than-yuh l] /nəˈθæn i əl, -ˈθæn yəl/
noun
1.
a disciple of Jesus, possibly Bartholomew. John 1:45–51.
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  • Nathanael answered and saith unto him, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God.

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  • He looks like the Nathanael of Scripture, 'in whom there was no guile.'

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  • Nathanael did so, looking not less surprised than the rest of the party.

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  • Nathanael was, indeed, too happy to be seriously vexed at anything.

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  • It seemed, indeed, right and holy that she should be married to Nathanael.

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  • Nathanael watched her with a keen anxiety, which only agitated her the more.

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  • "Except one to Nathanael from Frederick," observed the Beauty.

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  • Nathanael grasped her hand, but did not speak—it seemed impossible to him.

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  • She met Nathanael on the staircase, going up to their own room.

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  • She walked off gaily with her sister-in-law, Nathanael following.

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British Dictionary definitions for Nathanael

Nathanael

/nəˈθænjəl/
noun
1.
(New Testament) a Galilean who is perhaps to be identified with the apostle Bartholomew (John 1:45–51; 21:1)
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