Book of Nahum

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Noun1.Book of Nahum - an Old Testament book telling Nahum's prophecy of the fall of Nineveh
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Nebiim, Prophets - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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The destruction of Nineveh occurred in August, 612 BC by the alliance of the armies of Medes, Babylonians and Scythians, thus fulfilling the prophet Nahum's prophecy of the destruction of Nineveh (Book of Nahum 2:6; Book of Nahum 3:1-2).