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Nahash

(nā`hăsh), in the Bible. 1 Ammonite king whose cruelty caused his destruction by Saul. His successor was HanunHanun
, in the Bible. 1 King of Ammon. His insolent reception of David's messengers brought on a disastrous war. He may be the same as Shobi, an Ammonite who was kind to David. 2, 3 Two workers on the wall of Jerusalem.
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 (1.) 2 Father of Shobi, called Nahash of Rabbah, perhaps the same as (1.) 3 Father of AbigailAbigail
, in the Bible. 1 The wife of Nabal. She persuaded David not to take vengeance on her husband. When Nabal died, she married David. 2 David's stepsister, mother of Amasa.
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Reading "and it was about a month" at the beginning of chapter 11 places the account of Nahash the Ammonite's siege of jabesh-gilead firmly in the earliest days of Saul's kingship.
Why, then, was Nahash originally gouging out the right eye of the Gadites and the Reubenites?
If, however, we read the words in question as, "And he kept his peace," we have no additional information about Nahash at all--not even when his campaign took place.
Now Nahash, king of the Ammonites, had been grievously oppressing the Gadites and the Reubenites.
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The festival will also showcase dance performances and musical concerts by Ha'dag Nahash, Mosh Ben Ari, Church of Reason, David Broza, Aviv Geffen and Ivri Lider.
Hadag Nahash - a prominent Israeli hip-hop band that blends funk, jazz, electro and rock with Middle Eastern flavor - is on campus Wednesday.
This one is by Hadag Nahash and is saved by a funky backing and a rude tuba.
Nevertheless it is entirely in keeping with the spirit of the Talmud that enunciates those quintessentially hazal principles of 'en adam dar 'im nahash bikhfifah (= a person cannot share a cage with a serpent; Ket.
Those who appeared yesterday were Mohammed Al Watani, Hassan Haidar, Abdulhadi Al Gaydom, Hussain Al Nahash, Hussain Mohsen and Saleh Al Marzooq.
The next six lawyers who will appear before the panel for the first time next Tuesday are Mohammed Al Watani, Hassan Haidar, Hussain Al Nahash, Hussain Mohsen, Mahmood Al Bash and Abdulhadi Al Gadyom.