Nachor

Nachor

(nā`kôr), variant of NahorNahor
, in the Bible. 1 Abraham's grandfather. 2 Abraham's brother.
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Abraham was a gentile, his father was an idolater 'Joshua 24:2 And Joshua said unto all the people, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, Your fathers dwelt on the other side of the flood in old time, even Terah, the father of Abraham, and the father of Nachor: and they served other gods.' Abraham prophesied what Yashua would do, 'Matt 26:28 For this is my blood of the new testament, which is shed for many for the remission of sins.
Beethoven Nachor, Buhi municipal administrator, said a local government team would assess the environmental impact of the fish kill, account for the number of families affected and prepare a mitigation plan.
Nachor said the team would conduct a cleanup drive since some fish cage operators either left tilapia rotting in cages or dumped them in the lake.
Nachor said the price of tilapia has gone down to as low as P5 per kg from a high of P120 per kg after the fish kill.
According to police, two persons on a motorbike attacked the office of the PPP leader and member of Sindh Council Habib Jan Baloch in Nachor Line area with hand grenades, killing three persons and injuring 10 others, including Habib Blochs brother.
Why didn't Terach take his middle son, Nachor, with him?
Ham's brother Shem and his descendants could not be credited with these accomplishments, as they instead "diverted themselves at Ur in mathematical studies, teaching Peleg[,] the father of Rehu, of Sereg, Nachor, and Terah, father of Abram" (13).
Beethoven Nachor, who is in charge of the rehabilitation program, recalled a "very tense start" in clearing Lake Buhi of excess fish cages.
Nachor said small and medium-scale cage owners were opposed to the clearing operations along navigational, buffer and fish sanctuary zones.
Nachor said the implementation of the maximum of 2,500 sq m of lake area allowed for use by a single fish cage operator had exposed some operators who were hiding the actual number of cages they own.