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Nimrod n : (Old Testament) a famous hunter

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  1. A grandson of Ham; he was a mighty hunter and king of Shinar.
  2. A British maritime patrol aircraft.

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Nimrod () means "Hunter"; was a Biblical Mesopotamian king mentioned in the Table of Nations.
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Nimrod in Czech: Nimrod
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Nimrod in Hebrew: נמרוד (פירושונים)
Nimrod in Hungarian: Nimród
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Nimrod in Portuguese: Nimrod
Nimrod in Russian: Nimrod (значения)
Nimrod in Finnish: Nimrod
Nimrod in Turkish: Nemrut
Nimrod in Volapük: Nimrod

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