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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 - Sons were born to David at Hebron: his firstborn was Amnon, H550 by Ahinoam the Jezreelitess;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:1 - Now it was after this that Absalom the son of David had a beautiful sister whose name was Tamar, and Amnon H550 the son of David loved her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:2 - Amnon H550 was so frustrated because of his sister Tamar that he made himself ill, for she was a virgin, and it seemed [fn]hard to Amnon H550 to do anything to her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:3 - But Amnon H550 had a friend whose name was Jonadab, the son of [fn]Shimeah, David’s brother; and Jonadab was a very shrewd man.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:4 - He said to him, “O son of the king, why are you so depressed morning after morning? Will you not tell me?” Then Amnon H550 said to him, “I am in love with Tamar, the sister of my brother Absalom.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:6 - So Amnon H550 lay down and pretended to be ill; when the king came to see him, Amnon H550 said to the king, “Please let my sister Tamar come and make me a couple of cakes in my sight, that I may eat from her hand.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:7 - Then David sent to the house for Tamar, saying, “Go now to your brother Amnon’s H550 house, and prepare food for him.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:8 - So Tamar went to her brother Amnon’s H550 house, and he was lying down. And she took dough, kneaded it, made cakes in his sight, and baked the cakes.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:9 - She took the pan and [fn]dished them out before him, but he refused to eat. And Amnon H550 said, “Have everyone go out from me.” So everyone went out from him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:10 - Then Amnon H550 said to Tamar, “Bring the food into the [fn]bedroom, that I may eat from your hand.” So Tamar took the cakes which she had made and brought them into the bedroom to her brother Amnon. H550
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:15 - Then Amnon H550 hated her with a very great hatred; for the hatred with which he hated her was greater than the love with which he had loved her. And Amnon H550 said to her, “Get up, go away!”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:20 - Then Absalom her brother said to her, “Has Amnon H550 your brother been with you? But now keep silent, my sister, he is your brother; do not take this matter to heart.” So Tamar remained and was desolate in her brother Absalom’s house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:22 - But Absalom did not speak to Amnon H550 either good or bad; for Absalom hated Amnon H550 because he had violated his sister Tamar.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:26 - Then Absalom said, “If not, please let my brother Amnon H550 go with us.” And the king said to him, “Why should he go with you?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:27 - But when Absalom [fn]urged him, he let Amnon H550 and all the king’s sons go with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:28 - Absalom commanded his servants, saying, “See now, when Amnon’s H550 heart is merry with wine, and when I say to you, ‘Strike Amnon,’ H550 then put him to death. Do not fear; have not I myself commanded you? Be courageous and be [fn]valiant.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:29 - The servants of Absalom did to Amnon H550 just as Absalom had commanded. Then all the king’s sons arose and each mounted his mule and fled.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:32 - Jonadab, the son of Shimeah, David’s brother, [fn]responded, “Do not let my lord [fn]suppose they have put to death all the young men, the king’s sons, for Amnon H550 alone is dead; because by the [fn]intent of Absalom this has been determined since the day that he violated his sister Tamar.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:33 - “Now therefore, do not let my lord the king take the report to [fn]heart, namely, ‘all the king’s sons are dead,’ for only Amnon H550 is dead.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:39 - The heart of King David longed to go out to Absalom; for he was comforted concerning Amnon, H550 since he was dead.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:1 - Now these were the sons of David who were born to him in Hebron: the firstborn was Amnon, H550 by Ahinoam the Jezreelitess; the second was Daniel, by Abigail the Carmelitess;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:20 - The sons of Shimon were Amnon H550 and Rinnah, Benhanan and Tilon. And the sons of Ishi were Zoheth and Ben-zoheth.
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