Word: IXN@

Pronounce: em-o-ree'

Strong: H567

Orig: probably a patronymic from an unused name derived from 559 in the sense of publicity, i.e. prominence; thus, a mountaineer; an Emorite, one of the Canaanitish tribes:--Amorite. H559

Use: TWOT-119 Noun Masculine

Grk Strong:

    Amorite = "a sayer"

    1) one of the peoples of east Canaan and beyond the Jordan, dispossessed by the Israelite incursion from Egypt