Ammiel [N] [H] [S]
people of God. One of the twelve spies sent by Moses to search the land of Canaan ( Numbers 13:12 ). He was one of the ten who perished by the plague for their unfavourable report ( Numbers 14:37 ).
The father of Machir of Lo-debar, in whose house Mephibosheth resided ( 2 Samuel 9:4 2 Samuel 9:5 ; 17:27 ).
The father of Bathsheba, the wife of Uriah, and afterwards of David ( 1 Chronicles 3:5 ). He is called Eliam in 2 Samuel 11:3 .
One of the sons of Obed-edom the Levite ( 1 Chronicles 26:5 ).
These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Ammiel". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .