a prophet during the reigns of David and Solomon. 2 Samuel 12; 1 Kings 1:34.
George Jean, 1882–1958, U.S. drama critic, author, and editor.
Robert, 1894–1985, U.S. novelist and poet.
a male given name.
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How to use Nathan in a sentence
She dozed off for a time and awoke feeling lonely to her soul, and then her 4-year-old son, Nathan, came bounding into the room and jumped on his father’s side of the bed.Sept. 11, 2001: An ordinary work day, then surreal scenes of dread and death | David Maraniss | September 10, 2021 | Washington Post
To test this theory, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, a California-based nonprofit, set up a randomized, double-blind trial—the one Nathan took part in.“I understand what joy is now”: An MDMA trial participant tells his story | Charlotte Jee | August 25, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Back in the day Epstein was a regular at TED conferences and he was a large donor to basic scientific research, so while Nathan knew him and has socialized with him, that’s exactly where their association ends.
In the midst of demonstrations, ACT UP PARIS meetings and medical treatments, Nathan and Sean fall in love.
He looked records from 152 Nathan’s competitors throughout 39 years.When it comes to downing hot dogs, science says there’s a limit | Jonathan Lambert | August 7, 2020 | Science News For Students
Former RSD instructor Nathan Kole says he saw firsthand how this “alpha male” marketing can damage students.
Robin Williams and Nathan Lane play lovers—life partners, really.Out of the Birdcage: How Mike Nichols Made Gay Culture Mainstream | Kevin Fallon | November 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Victorious Republican Gov. Nathan Deal boasted of his progress in reducing the number of incarcerated black men in Georgia.
Meanwhile, Gov. Nathan Deal trounced his opponent, Jason Carter, 55 percent to 42 percent.
The Department of National Defense identified the soldier that had been shot Wednesday as Cpl. Nathan Cirillo.
Nathan Drake, an English physician, died; also a highly respectable and voluminous author.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Now the next day Nathan came in hastily long before the usual hour.
After a long silence, which Nathan was too respectful to break, the old man gave him his commission for to-morrow.
And in a moment, spite of his remonstrances and attempts at explanation, Nathan was flung into the horse-pond.
Nathan and I heard him tell Crawley that he had drugged the young man's liquor and stolen the notes.
British Dictionary definitions for Nathan
Old Testament a prophet at David's court (II Samuel 7:1–17; 12:1–15)
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