Ben-ammi

Ben-ammi (Ben-am´i; Heb., “son of my kin”)

The name given by Lot’s daughter to the offspring of her incestuous union with her father; the ancestor of the Ammonites (Gen 19:38).

Gen 19:38

38The younger also bore a son and named him Ben-ammi; he is the ancestor of the Ammonites to this day.

 NEH Logo
Bible Odyssey has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this website, do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.