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Nimrod,in the Bible, descendant of Cush who is recorded as a mighty hunter.
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Biblical hunter of great prowess. [O.T.: Genesis 10:9; Br. Lit.: Paradise Lost]
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Old Testament a hunter, who was famous for his prowess (Genesis 10:8--9)
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