the classical name of the Egyptian divinity Amen, whom the Greeks identified with Zeus, the Romans with Jupiter.
the ancient country of theAmmonites, east of the Jordan River.
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How to use Ammon in a sentence
Ammon and Ruthstrom praised the WNBA for keeping Griner’s predicament at the forefront.Brittney Griner’s Mercury tips off amid cries to ‘bring her home’ | Cindy Boren, Steven Burkholder | August 5, 2022 | Washington Post
The gun had been purchased at a Cabela’s in Ammon, Idaho, just three months prior.What New Data On Gun Recoveries Can Tell Us About Increased Violence In 2020 | Champe Barton | December 8, 2021 | FiveThirtyEight
Shrouded in controversy and with a bounty waiting for the second ascent team there seemed to be no better person to climb it than Ammon.
Combined with footage shot during their ascent and told through interviews with the first ascent team, their detractors, climbing historians, and Ammon and Kait, the truth about the most controversial climb in Yosemite history is finally told.
Ammon, a Jordanian news site with ties to the nation’s intelligence community, claims Shaposhnik is a former member of Mossad, Israel’s spy agency.Jordan’s royal family feud and alleged coup plot, explained | Alex Ward | April 9, 2021 | Vox
And Ismahel the son of Nathanias took them, and he departed, to go over to the children of Ammon.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
Son of man, set thy face against the children of Ammon, and thou shalt prophesy of them.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
Rabbah of Ammon was to become, "A stable for camels and couching place for flocks" (Ezekiel xxv, 5).Gospel Philosophy | J. H. Ward
Where Ammon and Moab are now, among what nations their descendants exist, is known to an omniscient God.The Prophet Ezekiel | Arno C. Gaebelein
The other dove flew to the temple of Jupiter Ammon, and delivered a similar command there.Stories of Old Greece and Rome | Emilie Kip Baker
British Dictionary definitions for Ammon (1 of 2)
Old Testament the ancestor of the Ammonites
British Dictionary definitions for Ammon (2 of 2)
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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