Nahor


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Nahor

(nā`hôr), in the Bible. 1 Abraham's grandfather. 2 Abraham's brother.
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Laden with bounty, Eliezer is sent to Haran, and at the village well in the city of Nahor in Aram Naharayim, he petitions God for a sign: when the women approach the well, he will ask for some water to drink; the woman who replies, "drink, and I will also give your camels to drink" shall be the one destined for his master's son.
The background on Haran explains why Abraham's nephew Lot is part of his travelling retinue; the introduction of the family of Nahor and Milcah lays the groundwork for the story of finding a wife for Isaac; the disclosure of Sarai's barrenness foreshadows an important theme that runs throughout the lives of the first patriarch and matriarch.
The mines put up for auction are located in Shirin Tagab district in Faryab province, Daman in Kandahar, Nahor in Ghazni, Chemtal and Khulm in Balkh, Yakalang in Bamyan and Sayedabad in Maidan Wardak province.
The roads have been blocked since yesterday in Khogyani, Jaghatu, Malistan, Jaghori and Nahor districts, with efforts being made to reopen the routes, the deputy governor told Pajhwok Afghan News.
One was returned for ransom, one became a chief, but the youngest, Nahor Rice, never left the field.
63) Other famous polygamous men from the Genesis narrative include Abraham (married to Sarah, and later, Hagar the concubine (64)), Abraham's brother Nahor (married to Milcah and his concubine Reumah (65)), Jacob (married to Leah and Rachel, along with the concubines Bilhah and Zilpah), Esau (married to Judith, Basemath, Mahalath, Adah, and Oholibamah), and Esau's son Eliphaz.
University of Massachusetts Medical Center; Nahor Haddish-Berhane, Ph.
After Sarah has died, aged Abraham wants to secure a good wife for his son and so sends a messenger from Canaan to his relations back in Nahor.
They will next take on Jeffrey Hsu of Chinese Taipei and Jiang Pengxuan of China who booted out Indonesians Jeremy Nahor and Indra Adhiguna, 7-6 (7-4), 6-0.
TUNIS (TAP) - A draft co-operation agreement in the health field between Tunisia and Chad and a partnership convention providing for the medical evacuation of Chadian patients to Tunisian public health structures were signed Saturday in Tunis by Health Minister Abdellatif Mekki and his Chadian opposite number Mamouth Nahor N'Gawara.
The Taliban also distributed night letters in other Hazara districts like Jaghori and Nahor.