Rabbath Ammon
geographical name see Amman

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • RABBATH-AMMON — (Rabbah; Heb. רַבַּת בִּנֵי עַמּוֹן ,רַבָּה), the capital of the Ammonites, present day Amman, capital of the Hashemite Kingdom of jordan . The earliest settlement, dating from the Chalcolithic period until the end of the early Bronze Age (c.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Rabbath-Ammon — Rabbath Ammon, s. Ammân …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Rabbath-Ammon — Amman  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Amman (déesse) ou Amman (titre). Amman Philadelphia, Rhabbat Ammon, عمان …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rabbath Ammon — /rab euhth am euhn/ Amman. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rabbath Ammon — /ˌræbəθ ˈæmən/ (say .rabuhth amuhn) noun Bible the ancient royal city of the Ammonites; the site of modern Amman …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rabbath Ammon — /rab euhth am euhn/ Amman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rabbah Ammon, Rabbath Ammon — geographical name see Amman …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • AMMON, AMMONITES — AMMON, AMMONITES, ancient people. The Ammonites are one of the many tribes that emerged from the Syrio Arabian desert during the second millennium B.C.E. and eventually established a national kingdom in Transjordan. In the Bible they are usually… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Ammon — or Ammonites (Hebrew Name|עַמּוֹן|ʻAmmon|ʻAmmôn| People ), also referred to in the Bible as the children of Ammon, were a people (also known from Assyrian and other records) living east of the Jordan river whose origin the Old Testament traces to …   Wikipedia

  • Ammon (peuple) — Ammonites Les Ammonites sont un peuple de la Bible. Ils sont un peuple de fils de Loth. Ils habitaient à l est de la demi tribu orientale de Manassé, et avaient pour capitale Rabbath Ammon (Amman). Ils furent presque toujours en guerre avec les… …   Wikipédia en Français

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