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" Cush begat Nimrod : he began to be a mighty one in the earth. He was a mighty hunter before the Lord : wherefore it is said, "Even as Nimrod the mighty hunter before the Lord." And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh,... "
A New System: Or, An Analysis of Antient Mythology ... - Page 21
by Jacob Bryant - 1807
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Remains of Japhet: Being Historical Enquiries Into the Affinity and Origin ...

James Parsons - Celtic languages - 1767 - 419 pages
...following \\rords : " and Cujh begat Nimrod : he began to be a " mighty man in the earth. He was a mighty hunter " before the Lord ; and the beginning of his kingdom "• was Eabel, and Erech) and Aecad, and Calneh, in the u land of Sh'inar" CAN any thing be more clearly laid...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 54

Books - 1776
...to be a nvghty one in the earth. He was a mighty hunter before the Lord: wherefore it is faid, even as Nimrod', the mighty hunter before the Lord. And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Ereib, and Accad, and Calneh, in •the Land of Shinar. Out of that land went forth A '/hur •, and...
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An universal history, from the earliest accounts to the present time, Volume 1

Universal history - 1779
...hunter before the Lord," 35°even to a proverb ; and that " the beginning of his king- Ante ^hr* dom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in' the land of Shinaar." From this account he is fuppofed to have been a man of extraordinary ftrength and valour....
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The Anti-Jacobin Review and Protestant Advocate: Or, Monthly ..., Volume 13

Literature, Modern - 1802
...rebelTioiď'they were encouraged by Nirn'rod; who, about this time, ' began to bč: a mighty one in the earth. — And the beginning of his kingdom Was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Sli'mar."* But -frort' 'Babel, his idolatrous adherents, who were principally thofe of his own 'family,...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 34

Tobias Smollett - Books - 1802
...have united himself to Nimrod, with whose territories we are expressly acquainted, which comprised ' Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar J,' and which of course must have lain several hundred miles to the south-east of the city of Ur. Consequently,...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 48

1828
...it . ;• The general name given to this district is Senaar or Sinjar, called in the Bible Shinar. * And the beginning of his ' kingdom was Babel, and...Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the ' land of Shinar.' Gen. x. 10. We are in ignorance of the precise time when Babylon was built, as well as of the name...
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The Youth's Magazine, Or, Evangelical Miscellany

Children - 1836
...to be the region where Babel or Babylon was situated : — ' The beginning of the kingdom of Nimrod was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh in the land of Shinah,' Gen. x. 10 ; also the capital of the kingdom of Nebuchadnezzar, which was the same as ancient...
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A New System; Or, An Analysis of Antient Mythology:: Wherein an Attempt is ...

Jacob Bryant - History, Ancient - 1807
...be a mighty one in the earth. He was a mighty hunter before the Lord : wherefore it is said, Even, as Nimrod, the mighty hunter before the Lord. And...builded Nineve, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah, end Resen, between Nineve and Calah, the same is a great city. We have, in this narration, an account...
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A New System; Or, An Analysis of Antient Mythology:: Wherein an Attempt is ...

Jacob Bryant - History, Ancient - 1807
...be a mighty one in the earth : he was a mighty hunter before the Lord : wherefore it it said, even as Nimrod, the mighty hunter before the Lord. And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel. His history is plainly alluded to under the character of Alorus, the first king of" Cha!dea ; but more...
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A New System: Or, An Analysis of Antient Mythology ...

Jacob Bryant - History, Ancient - 1807
...be a mighty one in the earth : he teas a mighty hunter before the Lord : wherefore it it said, even as Nimrod, the mighty hunter before the Lord. And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel. His history is plainly alluded to under the character of Alorus, the first king of " Chaldea ; but...
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