Nahash sentence example
- 27 makes Nahash himself David's ally, and accounts for David's eagerness to repay to Hanun, the son of Nahash, the kindness which he had received from the father (x.
- The few Ammonite names that have been preserved (Nahash, Hanun, and those mentioned above, Zelek in Sam.
- Jephthah, one of the Israelite "judges," delivered Gilead from Ammon, who resumed the attack under its king Nahash, only to be repulsed by Saul.
- 4, cp. nahash, " serpent") is obscure; see the commentaries.