from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member of a Semitic people inhabiting ancient Ammon, mentioned frequently in the Bible.
- n. The Semitic language of the Ammonites.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Native or inhabitant of Ammon
- proper n. Extinct Canaanite language of the Ammonite people who used to live in modern-day northwest Jordan, and after whom its capital Amman is named. Extinct since 5th century BCE.
What Ammonite is ultimately about is memory and identity and how one affects the other.
Ammonites -- that is, the Ammonite region is to be a "couching place for flocks," namely of the Arabs.
What reason could she have to believe the Ammonite was a shell?
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"Ammonite" Palestinians are fighting over land that doesn't belong to them.
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Various forms of the fossils are supposed to represent various _avatârs_ of Vishnu (Balfour, _Cyclopaedia_, 3rd ed., s.v. 'Ammonite', 'Gandak', 'Salagrama'; M. Williams, _Religious
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