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Nimrod

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noun Nim·rod \ˈnim-ˌräd\

Definition of Nimrod

  1. 1 :  a descendant of Ham represented in Genesis as a mighty hunter and a king of Shinar

  2. 2 not capitalized :  hunter

  3. 3 not capitalized slang :  idiot, jerk



Origin of nimrod

Hebrew Nimrōdh


First Known Use: 15th century

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