Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Best Internet Slang

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.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Nathanael
Historical Examples
  • Nathanael answered and saith unto him, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God.

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

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Nathanael did so, looking not less surprised than the rest of the party.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Nathanael was, indeed, too happy to be seriously vexed at anything.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • It seemed, indeed, right and holy that she should be married to Nathanael.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Nathanael watched her with a keen anxiety, which only agitated her the more.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • "Except one to Nathanael from Frederick," observed the Beauty.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Nathanael grasped her hand, but did not speak—it seemed impossible to him.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • She met Nathanael on the staircase, going up to their own room.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • She walked off gaily with her sister-in-law, Nathanael following.

    Agatha's Husband Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
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)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Nathanael

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Nathanael

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for nathanael