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Amminadab (king of Beth-ammon)
Amminadab (king of Beth ammon)
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Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Amminadab
Amminadab (Heb. ʿammɩ̂nāḏāḇ; Gk. Aminadáb)1. A leader of the tribe of Judah whose lineage is traced through Ruth down to David (Ruth 4:19–20; Matt. 1:4). He was the son of Ram (Ruth 4:19; called Admin in Luke 3:33), father of Nahshon (Num. 1:7; 2:3) and of Elisheba, the wife of Aaron (Exod. 6:23).
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
AMMINADAB
AMMINADAB uh-min´uh-dab [עַמִּינָדָבʿamminadhav; Ἀμιναδάβ Aminadab]. 1. Amminadab (“my relative is generous, or noble”) was the father of Elisheba, Aaron’s wife (Exod 6:23), and the father of Nahshon, a Judahite leader (Num 1:7; 2:3; 7:12; 17, 10:14). His ancestry goes back to Judah and Tamar through