1) (fl. ?13th cent, BCE)
   Israelite priest, eldest son of Aaron. With his brother Abihu, he ascended Mount Sinai to behold God's revelation (Exodus 24:1-11). Later they made a fire sacrifice on the altar against God's will and were struck dead by fire as punishment (Leviticus 10:1-3).
   2) (fl. 10th cent BCE)
   King of Israel (907-906 BCE), son and successor of Jeroboam I. He and the House of Jeroboam were assassinated by Baasha (I Kings 15:25-31).

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  • NADAB — (Heb. נָדָב; (God) has been generous ), eldest son of aaron and Elisheba daughter of Amminadab (Ex. 6:23; Num. 3:2, et al.). For details see abihu . (The two are always mentioned together and what applies to Abihu is also true of Nadab.) Nadab… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Nadab — may refer to: Nadab (son of Aaron), Biblical figure, eldest son of Aaron the High Priest of Israel Nadab of Israel (reigned c. 901 900 BCE), king of the northern Kingdom of Israel Nădab (Hungarian: Nadab), a village administered by Chişineu Criş… …   Wikipedia

  • Nadab — Nadab. Segundo rey de Israel. En hebreo (נדב) transliterado ndb Su historia está recogida en el Primer Libro de los Reyes 15:25 31.[1] Gobernó en Israel, a la muerte de su padre Jeroboam, entre los años 910 a 909 a.C un periodo de casi dos años …   Wikipedia Español

  • Nadab — bezeichnet: den Priester Nadab, dessen Vater der Hohepriester Aaron war. den zweiten König des Nordreichs Israel. Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeic …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • NADAB — (Heb. נָדָב), son of Jeroboam whom he succeeded on the throne of Israel (907–906 B.C.E.). Nadab is said to have ruled for two years (I kings 14:20; 15:25). Since it is also related that he came to the throne in the second year of Asa s reign in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Nadab — roi d Israël, de 943 à 941 (ou 909), était fils de Jéroboam. Il se livra à tous les excès, et fut tué, après un règne de deux ans, par Baasa, un de ses généraux, qui le remplaça sur le trône. Cet article comprend des extraits du Dictionnaire… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nadab [1] — Nadab, Dorf im Bezirk Kis Jenö des Comitats Arad (ungarisches Verwaltungsgebiet Großwardein); 1750 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nadab [2] — Nadab, 1) Sohn Aarons, ging mit Moses, seinem Vater u. seinem Bruder Abihu auf den Sinai u. brachte fremdes Feuer vor den Herrn, deshalb wurde er durch ein Feuer von Jehova verzehrt. 2) König in Israel, 953–951 v. Chr., s. Hebräer Gesch. IV. A) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Nadab — Nadab, Jeroboams søn og efterfølger som konge i Israels rige. Han myrdedes efter et par års regering af Baesa, der udryddede Jeroboams slægt og tilrev sig magten …   Danske encyklopædi

  • NADAB — I. NADAB fil. Aaron, Exod. c. 6. v. 23. cum fratre Abihu; negligentius sacra tractantes, occultô igne exustisunt, corporis supersicie et vestibus illaesis, Levit. c. 10. v. 1. Torniel. A. M. 2545. num. 4. Fil. item Semei, 1. Paral. c. 2. v. 28.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Nadab —    Liberal, generous.    1) The eldest of Aaron s four sons (Ex. 6:23; Num. 3:2). He with his brothers and their father were consecrated as priests of Jehovah (Ex. 28:1). He afterwards perished with Abihu for the sin of offering strange fire on… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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