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Mammon

Smith's Bible Dictionary

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Mammon. (riches). Matthew 6:24; Luke 16:9. A word which often occurs in the Chaldee Terguma of Onkelos and later writers, and in the Syriac version, and which signifies "riches". It is used in St. Matthew as a personification of riches.

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Smith, William, Dr. Entry for 'Mammon'. Smith's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​sbd/​m/mammon.html. 1901.
 
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