The Amorite chieftain then questioned Sinuhe concerning his flight.
The Egyptian language was understood at the court of the Amorite chieftain.
In the Amorite period a wall 13 feet thick was erected at Gezer, in which towers were constructed about every 90 feet.
Dagon, too, is held by some authorities to have been purely an Amorite divinity.
But Amorite kingdoms were established elsewhere on both sides of the Jordan.
The Amorite song of triumph has been preserved in the Book of Numbers.
The Amorite wall of Gezer was made of more regular stones than the wall of the Egyptian period.
Amorite tribes and kingdoms were to be found in all parts of Palestine.
Moreover, individual branches of the Amorite stock had names of their own.
Thy birth and thy nativity is of the land of Canaan; thy father was an Amorite and thy mother a Hittite.