Is nephi a state or a country?
Nephi is a city in Utah, named by the Mormon pioneers in reference to the Book of Mormon prophet Nephi. In the Book of Mormon there is also a land (city/state) called Nephi, presumed by most modern believers to have been located somewhere in ancient South or Central America.
Geoffrey Bennett has: Played Nephi in "Nephi and the Brass Plates" in 1987. Played Nephi in "Journey to the Promised Land" in 1988. Played Environmental Student in "Incident at Dark River" in 1989. Played Ski Schooler in "Ski Patrol" in 1990. Played Nephi in "The Tree of Life" in 1991. Played Nephi in "Mormon and Moroni" in 1992. Played Reporter in "In the Blink of an Eye" in 1996.
The Book of Mormon doesn't tell us his actual age, but you can assume that he was a young man and the youngest of his three brothers as noted by the following scripture references in 1st Nephi. 1. "...which consisted of my mother, Sariah, and my elder brothers, who were Laman, Lemuel, and Sam." (1 Nephi 2:5) 2. "And it came to pass that I, Nephi, being exceedingly young, nevertheless being large in stature,..." (1…