- A(rchie) R(andolph),1926–2001, U.S. poet.
- 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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Examples from the Web for ammons
Now 18, Ammons was a friend of Skylar Neese and a friend of one of her killers, Shelia Eddy.
Ammons tried to get Bartiromo to remove the offending posts.
Ammons is blunt: “The physical reconnection is over in minutes.”
I called Sgt. Ammons a few weeks after the course ended to ask how his family responded to his newly sensitized behavior.
Ammons told me he began to lose his hair after he returned from Desert Storm.
It looked as though the whole Sioux tribe had moved over to Ammons.
They wanted us, he explained, to make Ammons an Indian trading post.
I said to the family, 'There go the Ammons girls,' so I hitched up and started.
Within a radius of three miles of Ammons three tractors ran all day.
"The Ammons girls are riding high," some of the settlers said good-naturedly.
- Old Testament the ancestor of the Ammonites
- 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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