Nimrod

Nimrod (Nim´rod)

An ancient Mesopotamian king and conqueror mentioned in (Gen 10:8-12 1Chr 1:10 and Mic 5:6, Heb 5:5). In the latter passage, the “land of Nimrod” is a poetic term for Assyria. Nimrod is called the son of Cush.

Gen 10:8-12

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1Chr 1:10

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Mic 5:6

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Heb 5:5

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