Name: Nadab

Origin and Meaning of the Name Nadab

  • Meaning:
    Generous
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Generous
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (nah DAB)
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Miscellaneous Info for Nadab

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Anglicized form of the Hebrew Nadav. In the Old Testament, Nadab was the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Aaron. He was consumed by flames and killed when he offered unauthorized fire to God. Nadab of Israel was the son and successor of Jeroboam, the king of Israel. Another Nadab was one of the sons of Shammai in the tribe of Judah.

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