Definitions for AMMONˈæm ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Am•monˈæm ən(n.)

  1. Category: Mythology

    Ref: Amen . 2

Origin of Ammon:

< Gk Ammōn

Am•monˈæm ən(n.)

  1. the ancient country of the Ammonites, east of the Jordan River.

    Category: Ancient History, Geography (places)

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  1. Ammon(ProperNoun)

    An ancient people of Israel.

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  1. Ammon

    Amman, also referred to as the Ammonites and children of Ammon, was an ancient nation described in the Old Testament to be located east of the Jordan River, Gilead, and the Dead Sea, in present-day Jordan. The chief city of the country was Rabbah or Rabbath Ammon, site of the modern city of Amman, Jordan's capital. Milcom and Molech are named in the Bible as the gods of Ammon.

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