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In the Bible, a prophet during the reigns of David and Solomon.


(Bible) Old Testament a prophet at David's court (II Samuel 7:1–17; 12:1–15)


(ˈneɪ θən)

1. a prophet during the reigns of David and Solomon. II Sam. 12; I Kings 1:34.
2. George Jean, 1882–1958, U.S. drama critic.
References in classic literature ?
I should find myself, therefore, more at my ease, FACILUS NATANS, in a subject of my own choice, which would be to these hard theological questions what morals are to metaphysics in philosophy.
And that in itself was something of an achievement, says Natan Sachs of the Brookings Institution, one of Washington's keenest observers of the US-Israeli relationship.
The event was highlighted by a panel discussion including Peter May, past chairman of Operation Exodus, Natan Sharansky, chairman of the Jewish Agency, and was moderated by Eric Goldstein.
By Dr Natan Ophir (Offenbacher), Jerusalem, Israel: Urim Publications, 1014.
In the second semifinal, Simon Joseph, with brilliant support from Sneha Narayanan scripted a brilliant 11-7, 8-11, 11-9, 9-11, 11-9 victory over the fancied pair of Kenneth Vaz and Smrithi Natan to enter the final.
Therefore, The Jewish Agency leader, Natan Sharansky, welcomed the bill saying that it was "fundamental to emerge as many 'Israeli' immigrants as possible.
As Israel's prime minister visits the White House, Natan Sachs of the Brookings Institution tells Deutsche Welle (DW) that Benjamin Netanyahu has one thing above all else on his mind.
The mass ceremony is being organised by the Larnaca Tourism Development and Promotion Company and Natan Uretsky, an Israeli tour operator.
Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky said the "rare operation" had saved lives and that his organization was working to bring to Israel any Yemeni Jew who wishes to leave the country.
Other good performances on the first day of the league were between Tsumeb Gymnasium and El Natan, which the former won 40 to 35 in a close match; Edugate won its match against Keetmanshoop Private School, 26 to 17; and El Natan in turn, beat Edugate, 42:24.
Israeli Media announced on Wednesday that the plan, called "Sharansky Plan" in reference to Natan Sharansky, chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, will work on expanding the area near the so called "Robinson's Arch" to include a new section for egalitarian prayer.
Joins Pre-eminent Global Leaders such as Lord Jonathan Sacks, Fiamma Nirenstein, Natan Sharansky and Yuli Edelstein in Global, Multi-year Effort to Recognize Jewish Achievement and Contribution to Humanity