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Lexicon :: Strong's H550 - 'amnôn

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

אַמְנוֹן ʼAmnôwn, am-nohn'; or אֲמִינוֹן ʼĂmîynôwn; from H539; faithful; Amnon (or Aminon), a son of David:—Amnon.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x

The KJV translates Strong's H550 in the following manner: Amnon (28x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strong's H550 in the following manner: Amnon (28x).
  1. Amnon = "faithful"

    1. oldest son of David, rapist of Tamar, slain by Absalom

    2. a son of Shimon (of Caleb's clan)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַמְנוֹן ʼAmnôwn, am-nohn'; or אֲמִינוֹן ʼĂmîynôwn; from H539; faithful; Amnon (or Aminon), a son of David:—Amnon.
STRONGS H550: Abbreviations
אַמְנוֺן proper name, masculine (faithful)
1. eldest son of David 2 Samuel 3:2; 2 Samuel 13; = אֲמִינוֺן 2 Samuel 13:20; = אַמְנֹן 1 Chronicles 3:1.
2. a son of Shimon 1 Chronicles 4:20.

אֲמִינוֺן diminutive, so Ew§ 167 a compare Wi. § 269, or text error; compare Dr 2 Samuel 13:20, see אַמְנוֺן above.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel

3:2; 13; 13:20; 13:20

1 Chronicles

3:1; 4:20


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H550 matches the Hebrew אַמְנוֹן ('amnôn),
which occurs 28 times in 22 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:2 - And unto David were sons born in Hebron: and his firstborn was Amnon, H550 of Ahinoam the Jezreelitess;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:1 - And it came to pass after this, that Absalom the son of David had a fair sister, whose name was Tamar; and Amnon H550 the son of David loved her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:2 - And Amnon H550 was so vexed, that he fell sick for his sister Tamar; for she was a virgin; and Amnon H550 thought it hard for him to do any thing to her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:3 - But Amnon H550 had a friend, whose name was Jonadab, the son of Shimeah David's brother: and Jonadab was a very subtil man.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:4 - And he said unto him, Why art thou, being the king's son, lean from day to day? wilt thou not tell me? And Amnon H550 said unto him, I love Tamar, my brother Absalom's sister.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:6 - So Amnon H550 lay down, and made himself sick: and when the king was come to see him, Amnon H550 said unto the king, I pray thee, let Tamar my sister come, and make me a couple of cakes in my sight, that I may eat at her hand.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:7 - Then David sent home to Tamar, saying, Go now to thy brother Amnon's H550 house, and dress him meat.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:8 - So Tamar went to her brother Amnon's H550 house; and he was laid down. And she took flour, and kneaded it, and made cakes in his sight, and did bake the cakes.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:9 - And she took a pan, and poured them out before him; but he refused to eat. And Amnon H550 said, Have out all men from me. And they went out every man from him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:10 - And Amnon H550 said unto Tamar, Bring the meat into the chamber, that I may eat of thine hand. And Tamar took the cakes which she had made, and brought them into the chamber to Amnon H550 her brother.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:15 - Then Amnon H550 hated her exceedingly; so that the hatred wherewith he hated her was greater than the love wherewith he had loved her. And Amnon H550 said unto her, Arise, be gone.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:20 - And Absalom her brother said unto her, Hath Amnon H550 thy brother been with thee? but hold now thy peace, my sister: he is thy brother; regard not this thing. So Tamar remained desolate in her brother Absalom's house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:22 - And Absalom spake unto his brother Amnon H550 neither good nor bad: for Absalom hated Amnon, H550 because he had forced his sister Tamar.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:26 - Then said Absalom, If not, I pray thee, let my brother Amnon H550 go with us. And the king said unto him, Why should he go with thee?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:27 - But Absalom pressed him, that he let Amnon H550 and all the king's sons go with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:28 - Now Absalom had commanded his servants, saying, Mark ye now when Amnon's H550 heart is merry with wine, and when I say unto you, Smite Amnon; H550 then kill him, fear not: have not I commanded you? be courageous, and be valiant.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:29 - And the servants of Absalom did unto Amnon H550 as Absalom had commanded. Then all the king's sons arose, and every man gat him up upon his mule, and fled.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:32 - And Jonadab, the son of Shimeah David's brother, answered and said, Let not my lord suppose that they have slain all the young men the king's sons; for Amnon H550 only is dead: for by the appointment of Absalom this hath been determined from the day that he forced his sister Tamar.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:33 - Now therefore let not my lord the king take the thing to his heart, to think that all the king's sons are dead: for Amnon H550 only is dead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:39 - And the soul of king David longed to go forth unto Absalom: for he was comforted concerning Amnon, H550 seeing he was dead.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:1 - Now these were the sons of David, which were born unto him in Hebron; the firstborn Amnon, H550 of Ahinoam the Jezreelitess; the second Daniel, of Abigail the Carmelitess:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:20 - And the sons of Shimon were, Amnon, H550 and Rinnah, Benhanan, and Tilon. And the sons of Ishi were, Zoheth, and Benzoheth.
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