Origin: ModL ammonites < L (cornu) Ammonis, (horn) of Ammon < Jupiter Ammon, whose statues were represented with ram's horns
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Origin: New Latin Ammōnītēs
Origin: , from Latin (cornū) Ammōnis, (horn) of Amen, ammonite
Origin: , genitive of Ammōn, Amen
Origin: , from Greek.
Origin: From Late Latin Ammōnītēs, the Ammonites
Origin: , from Hebrew ‘ammônî, Ammonite
Origin: , from ‘ammôn, Ammon
Origin: , perhaps of Canaanite origin; see עmm in Semitic roots.
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