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.
In the case of Terah, however, all three of his sons are named, Abram, Nahor, and Haran, without any reference to additional offspring.
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.
Use of Mechanistic PK/PD Modeling Session: Featuring Tamara Van Steeg, Ph.D., LAP&P Consultants BV; Guozheng Liu, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Medical Center; Nahor Haddish-Berhane, Ph.D., Pfizer; and Rakesh Sindhi, M.D., Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
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.
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. There the messenger meets Rebekah, the two share water at the well, and all parties agree on a marriage: "This is from the Lord" (24.50).
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.