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Nathanael

[ nuh-than-ee-uhl, -than-yuhl ]
/ nəˈθæn i əl, -ˈθæn yəl /
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noun

a disciple of Jesus, possibly Bartholomew. John 1:45–51.

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Nathanael
/ (nəˈθænjəl) /

noun

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