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Definitions for NEBO
ˈni boʊnebo

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Nabu, Nebonoun

    Babylonian god of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools


  1. nebo

    Nebo is a word that has different meanings based on its use in different contexts. However, there are two primary uses: 1) In a geographical sense, Nebo is the name of several places including a mountain in the Bible, specifically in the Book of Deuteronomy. According to the narrative, this is where Moses was given a view of the promised land that God was giving to the Israelites. 2) In some Slavic languages like Czech or Slovak, 'Nebo' translates to 'sky' or 'heaven'. Without additional context, it could refer to either of these or possibly a personal or place name.


  1. Nebo

    Nebo is a small town in Queensland, Australia, located 100 km south-west of the city of Mackay on the Peak Downs Highway. At the 2006 census, Nebo had a population of 850. Pastoralists settled in the Nebo region as early as the 1860s. The district was named by explorer William Landsborough, after the Babylonian god Nabu. The local economy has traditionally relied on coal-mining as it plays a significant role in the local economy, with eleven coal mines located in the Nebo district.

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  1. NEBO

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  1. NEBO

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Nebo is ranked #103655 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Nebo surname appeared 173 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Nebo.

    64.1% or 111 total occurrences were Black.
    21.9% or 38 total occurrences were White.
    9.8% or 17 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.4% or 6 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of NEBO in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of NEBO in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
    A alternate
    B greedy
    C cosmopolitan
    D frantic

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