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Mammon

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1: μαμωνᾶς
(Strong's #3126 — Noun Masculine — mamonas — mam-mo-nas' )

a common Aramaic word for "riches," akin to a Hebrew word signifying "to be firm, steadfast" (whence "Amen"), hence, "that which is to be trusted;" Gesenius regards it as derived from a Heb. word signifying "treasure" (Genesis 43:23 ); it is personified in Matthew 6:24 ; Luke 16:9,11,13 .


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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Mammon'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ved/m/mammon.html. 1940.

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