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Definition of Ammonites
AmmoniteAmmonite Am"mon*ite, n. [L. cornu Ammonis born of Ammon; L.
Ammon, Gr. ? an appellation of Jupiter, as represented with
the horns of a ram. It was originally the name of an.
Egyptian god, Amun.] (Paleon.)
A fossil cephalopod shell related to the nautilus. There are
many genera and species, and all are extinct, the typical
forms having existed only in the Mesozoic age, when they were
exceedingly numerous. They differ from the nautili in having
the margins of the septa very much lobed or plaited, and the
siphuncle dorsal. Also called serpent stone, snake stone,
and cornu Ammonis.
Meaning of Ammonites from wikipedia
- The earliest ammonites appeared during
the Devonian, and the last species vanished
in the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction
- The people
of this kingdom
"Children of Ammon" or "Ammonites
". The Ammonites occupied
the northern Central
at low tide in search
for her shop, with tiny ammonites being
her most common
find. When she returns, she helps
- the Bible Ammonite
of the Ammonites Ammonite
order, an architectural order featuring ammonite
-shaped capitals Ammonite
is the extinct Canaanite language
of the Ammonite people mentioned
in the Bible, who used to live in modern-day Jordan, and after
whom its capital...
- own use. Tobiah
was an Ammonite official
(possibly a governor
of Ammon, possibly
also of Jewish
descent). He incited
- or Milkom
: 𐤌𐤋𐤊𐤌 MLKM; Hebrew: מִלְכֹּם Mīlkōm) was the name of either
god, or a po****r god, of the Ammonites
. He is attested...
- pain upon the Moabites
in the manner
he did with regard
to the Ammonites
. Fritz Hommel regards
Moab as an abbreviation
of Immo-ab = "his mother...
is the twenty first album
by the ****anese rock group Plastic
- like most other ammonites
are called heteromorph ammonites
, in contrast
to regularly coiled ammonites
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