King James Bible Dictionary



The Bible

Bible Usage:

  • Nun used 29 times.


  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:


Easton's Bible Dictionary

Beyond the fact that he was the father of Joshua nothing more is known of him (Exodus 33:11).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

same as Non

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(fish , or posterity), the father of the Jewish captain Joshua. (Exodus 33:11) etc. His genealogical descent from Ephraim is recorded in (1 Chronicles 7:1) ... (B.C. before 1530.)

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

NUN, noun A woman devoted to a religious life, and who lives in a cloister or nunnery, secluded from the world, under a vow of perpetual chastity.

NUN, noun

1. A web-footed fowl of the size of a duck, with a white head and neck.

2. The blue titmouse.