Ammon

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Hebrew עַמּוֹן(ammon), from the root ע־מ־ם‎.

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Ammon

  1. (historical) An ancient nation occupying the east of the Jordan River, between the torrent valleys of Arnon and Jabbok, in present-day Jordan.
  2. A community in Moncton Parish, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. A city in Bonneville County, Idaho.
  4. An unincorporated community in Bladen County, North Carolina.
  5. An unincorporated community in Amelia County, Virginia.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ammon

  1. (Egyptian mythology) Alternative form of Amun
    • 1898, Mary E. Bamford, Out of the Triangle[1]:
      Here, over five hundred years before, had come the founder of Alexandria, Alexander the Great, to visit the oracle of Ammon, the god figured to be like a man having the head and horns of a ram.
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Ammon

  1. (obsolete) A river in Scotland now called Almond.

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Chuukese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ammon (preparation).

Noun[edit]

Ammon

  1. Saturday

German[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Ammon m (proper noun, strong, genitive Ammons)

  1. (Egyptian mythology) Amun

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Further reading[edit]

  • Ammon” in Duden online
  • Ammon” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἄμμων (Ámmōn), from Egyptian jmn.

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Proper noun[edit]

Ammōn m sg (genitive Ammōnis); third declension

  1. Amun (Egyptian god identified with Jupiter)

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Ammōn
Genitive Ammōnis
Dative Ammōnī
Accusative Ammōnem
Ablative Ammōne
Vocative Ammōn

References[edit]

  • Ammon”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Ammon in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette