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Lexicon :: Strong's H5983 - ʿammôn

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עַמּוֹן
Transliteration
ʿammôn
Pronunciation
am-mone'
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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1642

Variant Spellings

The following spelling is supported by Strongs and Gesenius: עמון.

Strong’s Definitions

עַמּוֹן ʻAmmôwn, am-mone'; from H5971; tribal, i.e. inbred; Ammon, a son of Lot; also his posterity and their country:—Ammon, Ammonites.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 105x

The KJV translates Strong's H5983 in the following manner: Ammon (90x), Ammonites (with H1121) (13x), Ammonites (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 105x
The KJV translates Strong's H5983 in the following manner: Ammon (90x), Ammonites (with H1121) (13x), Ammonites (2x).
  1. Ammon = "tribal"

    1. a people dwelling in Transjordan descended from Lot through Ben-ammi

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עַמּוֹן ʻAmmôwn, am-mone'; from H5971; tribal, i.e. inbred; Ammon, a son of Lot; also his posterity and their country:—Ammon, Ammonites.
STRONGS H5983:
עַמּוֹן 106 proper name, of a people Ammon, Greek Version of the LXX Αμμαν, Αμμων (Assyrian Bît Ammanu COTGlossary); always (except 1 Samuel 11:11 [where however Greek Version of the LXX reads בְּנֵי ע׳], Psalm 83:8, which have ע׳ alone) בְּנֵי עַמּוֹן, connected by J with בֶּןעַֿמִּי son of Lot Genesis 19:38 (and meaning of name doubtless sought herein by J; compare II. עַם); people apparently akin to Israel, but usually hostile, dwelling east of Jordan, northeast of Moab, between Arnon and Jabbok: Numbers 21:24 (twice in verse) (JE), Deuteronomy 2:19 (twice in verse); Deuteronomy 2:37; Deuteronomy 3:11, 16; Joshua 12:2; Joshua 13:10 (D), Joshua 13:25 (P), Judges 3:13; Judges 10:6 + 25 times Judges 10-12, 1 Samuel 11:11; 1 Samuel 12:12; 1 Samuel 14:47; 2 Samuel 8:12; 2 Samuel 10:1 + 14 times 2 Samuel 10-12; 2 Samuel 17:27; 1 Kings 11:7, 33; 2 Kings 23:13; 2 Kings 24:2; 1 Chronicles 18:11 + 20 times Chronicles, Amos 1:13; Isaiah 11:14; Jeremiah 9:25 + 9 times Jeremiah, Zephaniah 2:8, 9; Ezekiel 21:25; Ezekiel 21:33 + 5 times Ezekiel 25; Daniel 11:41. — See CheAmmon in Ency. Bib.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

19:38

Numbers

21:24

Deuteronomy

2:19; 2:37; 3:11; 3:16

Joshua

12:2; 13:10; 13:25

Judges

3:13; 10; 10:6; 11; 12

1 Samuel

11:11; 11:11; 12:12; 14:47

2 Samuel

8:12; 10; 10:1; 11; 12; 17:27

1 Kings

11:7; 11:33

2 Kings

23:13; 24:2

1 Chronicles

18:11

Psalms

83:8

Isaiah

11:14

Jeremiah

9:25

Ezekiel

21:25; 25

Daniel

11:41

Amos

1:13

Zephaniah

2:8; 2:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5983 matches the Hebrew עַמּוֹן (ʿammôn),
which occurs 106 times in 98 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 19:38–2Sa 11:1)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:38 - As for the younger, she also gave birth to a son, and named him Ben-ammi; he is the father of [fn]the sons of Ammon H5983 to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:24 - Then Israel struck him with the edge of the sword, and took possession of his land from the Arnon to the Jabbok, as far as the sons of Ammon H5983; for the border of the sons of Ammon H5983 was [fn]Jazer.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 2:19 - ‘When you come opposite the sons of Ammon H5983, do not attack them nor provoke them, for I will not give you any of the land of the sons of Ammon H5983 as a possession, because I have given it to the sons of Lot as a possession.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 2:37 - “Only you did not go near the land of the sons of Ammon H5983, all along the [fn]river Jabbok and the cities of the hill country, and wherever the LORD our God had commanded us to avoid.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:11 - (For only Og king of Bashan was left of the remnant of the Rephaim. Behold, his [fn]bed was a [fn]bed of iron; it is in Rabbah of the sons of Ammon H5983. Its length was nine cubits, and its width four cubits by [fn]the usual cubit.)
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:16 - “To the Reubenites and the Gadites I gave from Gilead even as far as the [fn]Valley of Arnon, the middle of the [fn]valley [fn]as a border, and as far as the [fn]river Jabbok, the border of the sons of Ammon H5983;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:2 - Sihon king of the Amorites, who lived in Heshbon and ruled from Aroer, which is on the edge of the Valley of the Arnon, both the middle of the valley and half of Gilead, even as far as the brook Jabbok, the border of the sons of Ammon H5983;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:10 - and all the cities of Sihon king of the Amorites, who reigned in Heshbon, as far as the border of the sons of Ammon H5983;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:25 - Their territory was Jazer and all the cities of Gilead, and half the land of the sons of Ammon H5983, as far as Aroer which is opposite Rabbah;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:13 - And he gathered to himself the sons of Ammon H5983 and Amalek; and he went and [fn]defeated Israel, and they took possession of the city of the palm trees.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:6 - Then the sons of Israel again did evil in the sight of the LORD, and they served the Baals and the Ashtaroth, the gods of Aram, the gods of Sidon, the gods of Moab, the gods of the sons of Ammon H5983, and the gods of the Philistines; so they abandoned the LORD and did not serve Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:7 - And the anger of the LORD burned against Israel, and He sold them into the hands of the Philistines, and into the hands of the sons of Ammon H5983.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:9 - And the sons of Ammon H5983 crossed the Jordan to fight also against Judah, Benjamin, and the house of Ephraim, so that Israel was in great difficulty.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:11 - And the LORD said to the sons of Israel, “Did I not save you from the Egyptians, the Amorites, the sons of Ammon H5983, and the Philistines?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:17 - Then the sons of Ammon H5983 were summoned, and they camped in Gilead. And the sons of Israel gathered together and camped in Mizpah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:18 - And the people, the leaders of Gilead, said to one another, “Who is the man who will begin to fight against the sons of Ammon H5983? He shall become head over all the inhabitants of Gilead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:4 - Now it came about, after a while, that the sons of Ammon H5983 fought against Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:5 - When the sons of Ammon H5983 fought against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to get Jephthah from the land of Tob;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:6 - and they said to Jephthah, “Come and be our leader, that we may fight against the sons of Ammon H5983.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:8 - The elders of Gilead said to Jephthah, “For this reason we have now returned to you, that you may go with us and fight the sons of Ammon H5983, and become our head over all the inhabitants of Gilead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:9 - So Jephthah said to the elders of Gilead, “If you bring me back to fight against the sons of Ammon H5983 and the LORD gives them up [fn]to me, will I become your head?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:12 - So Jephthah sent messengers to the king of the sons of Ammon H5983, saying, “What conflict do you and I have, that you have come to me to fight against my land?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:13 - And the king of the sons of Ammon H5983 said to the messengers of Jephthah, “It is because Israel took my land when they came up from Egypt, from the Arnon as far as the Jabbok and the Jordan; so return them peaceably now.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:14 - But Jephthah sent messengers once again to the king of the sons of Ammon H5983,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:15 - and they said to him, “This is what Jephthah says: ‘Israel did not take the land of Moab nor the land of the sons of Ammon H5983.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:27 - ‘So I have not sinned against you, but you are doing me wrong by making war against me. May the LORD, the Judge, judge today between the sons of Israel and the sons of Ammon H5983.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:28 - But the king of the sons of Ammon H5983 [fn]disregarded the message which Jephthah sent him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:29 - Now the Spirit of the LORD came upon Jephthah, and he passed through Gilead and Manasseh; then he passed through Mizpah of Gilead, and from Mizpah of Gilead he went on to the sons of Ammon H5983.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:30 - And Jephthah made a vow to the LORD and said, “If You will indeed hand over to me the sons of Ammon H5983,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:31 - then whatever comes out the doors of my house to meet me when I return [fn]safely from the sons of Ammon H5983, it shall be the LORD’S, and I will offer it up as a burnt offering.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:32 - So Jephthah crossed over to the sons of Ammon H5983 to fight against them; and the LORD handed them over to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:33 - He [fn]inflicted a very great defeat on them from Aroer [fn]to the entrance of Minnith, twenty cities, and as far as Abel-keramim. So the sons of Ammon H5983 were subdued before the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:36 - So she said to him, “My father, you have [fn]given your word to the LORD; do to me just as [fn]you have said, since the LORD has brought you vengeance on your enemies, the sons of Ammon H5983.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:1 - Now the men of Ephraim were summoned, and they crossed [fn]to Zaphon; and they said to Jephthah, “Why did you cross over to fight against the sons of Ammon H5983 without calling us to go with you? We will burn your house down on you!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:2 - So Jephthah said to them, “I and my people were in a major dispute with the sons of Ammon H5983; and I did call you, but you did not save me from their hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:3 - “When I saw that you were no deliverer, I [fn]took my life in my hands and crossed over against the sons of Ammon H5983, and the LORD handed them over to me. Why then have you come up to me this day to fight against me?”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:11 - The next morning Saul put the people in three companies; and they came into the midst of the camp at the morning watch, and struck and killed the Ammonites H5983 until the heat of the day. And those who survived scattered, so that no two of them were left together.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:12 - “But when you saw that Nahash the king of the sons of Ammon H5983 was coming against you, you said to me, ‘No, but a king shall reign over us!’ Yet the LORD your God was your king.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:47 - Now when Saul had taken control of the kingdom over Israel, he fought against all his enemies on every side, against Moab, the sons of Ammon H5983, Edom, the kings of Zobah, and the Philistines; and wherever he turned, he [fn]inflicted punishment.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 8:12 - from [fn]Aram, Moab, the sons of Ammon H5983, the Philistines, Amalek, and from the spoils of Hadadezer, son of Rehob, king of Zobah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:1 - Now it happened afterward that the king of the Ammonites H5983 died, and his son Hanun became king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:2 - Then David said, “I will show kindness to Hanun the son of Nahash, just as his father showed kindness to me.” So David sent [fn]some of his servants to console him about his father. But when David’s servants came to the land of the Ammonites H5983,
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:3 - the commanders of the Ammonites H5983 said to their lord Hanun, “[fn]Do you think that David is simply honoring your father since he has sent you servants [fn]to console you? Has David not sent his servants to you in order to explore the city, to spy it out and overthrow it?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:6 - Now when the sons of Ammon H5983 saw that they had become repulsive to David, the sons of Ammon H5983 sent messengers and hired the Arameans of Beth-rehob and the Arameans of Zobah, twenty thousand foot soldiers, and the king of Maacah with a thousand men, and the men of Tob with twelve thousand men.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:8 - And the sons of Ammon H5983 came out and lined up for battle at the entrance of the [fn]city, while the Arameans of Zobah and of Rehob and the men of Tob and Maacah were stationed by themselves in the field.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:10 - But the remainder of the people he placed [fn]under the command of his brother Abishai, and he lined them up against the sons of Ammon H5983.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:11 - And he said, “If the Arameans are too strong for me, then you shall help me; but if the sons of Ammon H5983 are too strong for you, then I will come to help you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:14 - When the sons of Ammon H5983 saw that the Arameans had fled, they also fled from Abishai and entered the city. Then Joab returned from fighting against the sons of Ammon H5983 and came to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:19 - When all the kings, servants of Hadadezer, saw that they had been [fn]defeated by Israel, they made peace with Israel and served them. So the Arameans were afraid to help the sons of Ammon H5983 anymore.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 11:1 - Then it happened [fn]in the spring, at the time when kings go out to battle, that David sent Joab and his servants with him and all Israel, and they brought destruction on the sons of Ammon H5983 and besieged Rabbah. But David stayed in Jerusalem.

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