present of God, God has given. Among 12 biblical apostles.
Name Origin: Hebrew
Name Gender: Male
masc. proper name, from Late Latin Nathanael, from Greek Nathanael, from Hebrew Nethan'el, virtually "Jesus has given" (see Nathan).
On the 10th of August 1861 at Wilson's Creek, near Springfield, General Nathaniel Lyon was defeated by a superior Confederate force in one of the bloodiest battles of the war.