Amnon, Son of David
Amnon, Son of David (אַמְנוֹן, amnon). Born at Hebron to David’s wife Ahinoam of Jezreel (2 Sam 3:2; 1 Chr 3:1). The oldest son of David. He fell in love with his half-sister Tamar, the sister of Absalom. Amnon raped Tamar after Jonadab told him to pretend to be ill and ask for Tamar to care for him.