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Nimrod: The Grandson of Ham, The First World Leader, and The Builder of Babel

Nimrod: The Grandson of Ham, The First World Leader, and The Builder of Babel

The Hamites
Who Was King Nimrod In The Bible? Nimrod is arguably one of the most important people in the early parts of the Old Testament, but there is very little said about him in scripture overall. However, what is said changes the entire course of human history, mostly because of where he was from. Nimrod was the son of Cush, the grandson of Ham, and the great grandson of Noah. Nimrod: The Son of Cush Being a son of Cush, Nimrod himself would be classified as a Cushite. According to both scripture and history, Cushites were known for their black skin. Kuwsh (Strong’s #3568): Probably of foreign origin; Cush (or Ethiopia), the name of a son of Ham, and of his territory; also of an Israelite — Chush, Cush, Ethiopia. Cushites According To Josephus “For of the four sons
Babel – The First African (Cushite) World Capital

Babel – The First African (Cushite) World Capital

Hamite Cities
Babel was the center of the first world empire and was founded by Nimrod, the son of Cush and grandson of Ham. "And 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, in the land of Shinar." - Genesis 10:8-10 Babel is also the place where the people had advanced to a level where they wanted to build a tower that reached into the heavens, but God destroyed it. "Therefore is the name of it called Babel; because the LORD did there confound the language of all the earth: and from thence did the LORD scatter them abroad upon the face of all the earth." - Genesis 11:9 [Tw...