Naaman


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Naaman

(nā`əmən). In the Bible, Syrian captain whom Elisha cured miraculously of leprosy.

Naaman

leprous Syrian commander healed by Elisha. [O.T.: II Kings 5]
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Naaman

at first doubts efficacy of leprosy cure. [O.T.: II Kings 5:11–14]
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Arthur, Tom, and East were together one night, and read the story of Naaman coming to Elisha to be cured of his leprosy.
I can't stand that fellow Naaman," said he, "after what he'd seen and felt, going back and bowing himself down in the house of Rimmon, because his effeminate scoundrel of a master did it.
I don't care," rejoined Tom; "why did Naaman talk about bowing down, then, if he didn't mean to do it?
He wouldn't have said that if Naaman had been in the wrong.
I like Naaman, and think he was a very fine fellow.
Naaman Azhari, chairperson of BLOM Bank Egypt, inspected the economic conditions and the changes that have occurred in the Egyptian economy during the past period during his annual visit to the bank's branch in Egypt.
6 (ANI): Piramal Realty, the real estate arm of Piramal Group, one of India's leading diversified business conglomerates, on Tuesday announced the appointment of Naaman Atallah as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
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After Elisha miraculously healed the Aramean general Naaman of his leprosy, the latter offered Elisha a tribute, which he graciously declined.
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While telling the story of Naaman the leper, the author of 2 Kings was well aware that his readers would have regarded Naaman as doubly disadvantaged and doubly disdained.
AKKAR, North Lebanon, April 8 (KUNA) -- Naaman Al-Rifaee has a special gift; spending long hours in miniature sculpturing on tips of pencils and turning them into artefacts.