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Amorites, The


1. Descent of. Ge 10:15,16; 1Ch 1:13,14.

2. One of the seven nations of Canaan. Ge 15:21; Ex 3:8,17.

3. Governed by many independent kings. Jos 5:1; 9:10.

4. Kings of, great and powerful. Ps 136:18,20.

5. Originally inhabited a mountain district in the south. Nu 13:29; De 1:7,20; Jdj 1:36.

6. Acquired an extensive territory from Moab east of Jordan. Nu 21:26,30.

7. Had many and strong cities. Nu 32:17,33.

8. Of gigantic strength and stature. Am 2:9.

9. Character of

a. Profane and wicked. Ge 15:16.

b. Idolatrous. Jos 24:15.

10. Defeated by Chedorlaomer, &c. Ge 14:7.

11. Joined Abraham against the kings. Ge 14:13,24.

12. Jacob took a portion from. Ge 48:22.

13. Forbearance of God towards. Ge 15:16.

14. Doomed to utter destruction. De 20:17,18.

15. Refused a passage to Israel. Nu 21:21-23; De 2:30.

16. Deprived of their eastern territory by Israel. Nu 21:24-35.

17. Land of, given to Reubenites, &c. Jos 13:15-31.

18. Western kings of, confederated against Israel. Jos 10:1-5.

19. Miraculous overthrow of. Jos 10:11-14.

20. Kings of, degraded and slain. Jos 10:24-27.

21. The Gibeonites a tribe of, deceived Israel into a league. 2Sa 21:2, Jos 9:3-16.

22. The Israelites unable to expel, but extracted tribute from. Jdj 1:34,35.

23. Had peace with Israel in the days of Samuel. 1Sa 7:14.

24. Brought into bondage by Solomon. 1Ki 9:20,21.

25. Ahab followed the abominations of. 1Ki 21:26.

26. Manasseh exceeded abominations of. 2Ki 21:11.

27. The Jews after the captivity condemned for intermarrying with. Ezr 9:1,2.

28. Descent from, illustrative of man’s natural state. Eze 16:3.