Nathan



a prophet during the reigns of David and Solomon. II Sam. 12; I 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: from a Hebrew word meaning “gift.”.
Contemporary Examples

The War on Cats: Jonathan Franzen and Bird-Lovers Fight Back Ben Crair March 20, 2011
The Forgotten American Woman Kate Betts May 4, 2010
Underground Novel of the Year Taylor Antrim March 4, 2009
How LEGO Conquered Hollywood 65 Years After Its Debut Kevin Fallon April 23, 2014
‘The Harness Maker’s Dream:’ The Unlikely Ranch King of Texas Nick Kotz September 19, 2014

Historical Examples

Comparative Religion J. Estlin Carpenter
Freaks of Fortune Oliver Optic
In the Days of Washington William Murray Graydon
Freaks of Fortune Oliver Optic
The Wind Before the Dawn Dell H. Munger

noun
(Old Testament) a prophet at David’s court (II Samuel 7:1–17; 12:1–15)

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