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Ahinoam

Meaning: brother of pleasantness = pleasant.

The name of two biblical women:

  1. The daughter of Ahimaaz, and wife of Saul (1 Sam. 14:50).

  2. A Jezreelitess, the first wife of David (1 Sam. 25:43; 27:3). She was the mother of Amnon (2 Sam. 3:2). (See 1 Sam. 30:5, 18; 2 Sam. 2:2.)