Their chief god was Molech, or Moloch, to whom they offered human sacrifices (1 Kings 11:7) against which Israel was especially warned (Leviticus 20:2-5). an Ammonite prince. From the very beginning (Deut. Both of these tribes hired Balaam to curse Israel (Deut. 25:1-5, 10; Amos 1:13-15)." AMMON; AMMONITES. Transliteration: Baalis Phonetic Spelling: (bah-al-ece') Short Definition: Baalis. "(WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 2 Samuel 12:31And he brought forth the people that were therein, and put them under saws, and under harrows of iron, and under axes of iron, and made them pass through the brickkiln; and thus did he unto all the cities of the children of Ammon. They showed no kindness to the Israelites when passing through their territory, and therefore they were prohibited from "entering the congregation of the Lord to the tenth generation" (Deut. 12:13). Ammonite - definition of ammonite by The Free Dictionary. Bibliography Information (See RSV NIV), 2 Samuel 17:27Now when David had come to Mahanaim, Shobi, the son of Nahash of Rabbah, the Ammonite, and Machir, the son of Ammiel of Lo-debar, and Barzillai the Gileadite of Rogelim,(BBE RSV NIV), 2 Samuel 23:37Zelek the Ammonite, Naharai the Beerothite, armor bearers to Joab the son of Zeruiah,(WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV), 1 Kings 11:1Now king Solomon loved many foreign women, together with the daughter of Pharaoh, women of the Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians, and Hittites;(Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV), 1 Kings 14:21Rehoboam the son of Solomon reigned in Judah. 2586. Baalis -- perhaps "son of delight," an, 2900. ... /.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture f/more than conquerors through him.htm, How Samuel Found a Leader ... After about a month, Nahash, the Ammonite, came up and besieged Jabesh in Gilead; and all the men of Jabesh said to Nahash, "Make terms with us and we will ... /.../sherman/the childrens bible/how samuel found a leader.htm, The Nations of the South-East ... of Moab.
5:2), this tribe is closely" associated with the Moabites (Judg. Ammonite, any member of an ancient Semitic people whose principal city was Rabbath Ammon, in Palestine.The “sons of Ammon” were in perennial, though sporadic, conflict with the Israelites.After a long period of seminomadic existence, the Ammonites established a kingdom north of Moab in the 13th century bc.With difficulty, their fortress capital was captured by Israel’s King David.
... /hebrew/2900.htm - 6k. From the very beginning ( Deuteronomy 2:16-20 ) of their history till they are lost sight of ( Judges 5:2 ), this tribe is closely associated with the Moabites ( Judges 10:11 ; 2 Chr 20:1 ; Zephaniah 2:8 ). 1915. Disarming the Saints: The Bible as Defective Weaponry. The national idol worshipped by this people was Molech or Milcom, at whose altar they offered human sacrifices (1 Kings 11:5, 7).