Book of Nahum

noun
an Old Testament book telling Nahum's prophecy of the fall of Nineveh
Syn: ↑Nahum
Instance Hypernyms: ↑book
Part Holonyms: ↑Prophets, ↑Nebiim, ↑Old Testament

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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