Ammon

[ am-uhn ]
/ ˈæm ən /

noun

the classical name of the Egyptian divinity Amen, whom the Greeks identified with Zeus, the Romans with Jupiter.
the ancient country of the Ammonites, east of the Jordan River.

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British Dictionary definitions for Ammon (1 of 2)

Ammon1
/ (ˈæmən) /

noun

Old Testament the ancestor of the Ammonites

British Dictionary definitions for Ammon (2 of 2)

Ammon2
/ (ˈæmən) /

noun

myth the classical name of the Egyptian god Amen, identified by the Greeks with Zeus and by the Romans with Jupiter
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