Is naming my child Nimrod bad?


Clarify Share Report Asked October 24 2013 Dsc 0h Nathan Ibrahim

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Q jcryle001 JD Abshire
Nimrod was a godless individual who is believed to have ruled over Babel which later became Babylon. He was also progenitor of the Philistines. I would not name a child Nimrod! Read Genesis 10.

October 24 2013 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

Mini Melody Sutter-fisher Minister - Evangelist - Heart for the Homeless
In addition to the previous answer, the name Nimrod in American english has become a metaphor for idiot or stupid, as many saw the biblical Nimrod, and has been that way for many many years. 
Someone in school will tease your son over that name. There are many other wonderful biblical names to choose from. Joshua (strong or Leader) etc.

October 26 2013 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

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