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Amnon

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

  • H550 Used 28 times

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Amnon

Faithful.

1. One of the sons of Shammai, of the children of Ezra (1 Chronicles 4:20; comp. 17).

2. The eldest son of David, by Ahinoam of Jezreel (1 Chronicles 3:1; 2 Samuel 3:2). Absalom caused him to be put to death for his great crime in the matter of Tamar (2 Samuel 13:28, 29).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Amnon

faithful and true; tutor


Naves Topical Index
Amnon

1. Son of David

General references
2 Samuel 3:2; 1 Chronicles 3:1

Incest of, and death
1 Chronicles 10:13

2. Son of Shimon
1 Chronicles 4:20


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Amnon

(faithful).

  1. Eldest son of David. (B.C. 1052.) He dishonored his half-sister Tamar, and was in consequence murdered by her brother. (2 Samuel 13:1-29)
  2. Son of Shimon. (1 Chronicles 4:20)