ASSYRIA empire founded by Nimrod
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And Cush begat Nimrod: he began to be a mighty one in the earth. (10:8)

He was a mighty hunter before the Lord: wherefore it is said, Even as Nimrod the mighty hunter before the Lord. (10:9)

And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar. (10:10)

Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah, (10:11)

And Resen between Nineveh and Calah: the same [is] a great city. (10:12)


And they shall waste the land of Assyria with the sword, and the land of Nimrod in the entrances thereof: thus shall he deliver [us] from the Assyrian, when he cometh into our land, and when he treadeth within our borders. (5:6)

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