present from God.
Name Origin: Hebrew
Name Gender: Male
masc. appropriate title, biblical prophet, from Hebrew Nathan, actually "he has given," from verb nathan, related to mattan "gift."
This dispute had been raised in 1847 into a question of practical moment by the election of Baron Lionel Nathan Rothschild as representative of the City of London, and its importance had been emphasized in 1851 by the return of another Jew, Alderman Salomons, for another constituency.