NIMROD - Biblical Meaning of NIMROD in Eastons Bible Dictionary (Bible History Online)

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Nimrod
firm, a descendant of Cush, the son of Ham. He was the first who claimed to be a "mighty one in the earth." Babel was the beginning of his kingdom, which he gradually enlarged (Gen. 10:8-10). The "land of Nimrod" (Micah 5:6) is a designation of Assyria or of Shinar, which is a part of it. Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'NIMROD' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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