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In the Bible, David's eldest son. He raped his half-sister Tamar and was killed for it by her brother Absalom.

Amnon

ravishes his sister, Tamar. [O.T.: II Samuel 13:14]
See: Incest
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The sordid tale of the rape of Tamar by her half-brother Amnon, the crown prince and eldest son of King David, is related in II Samuel, chapter 13.
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In 2 Samuel 13, the reader is confronted with the tragic and horrific story of Tamar, who is raped and repudiated by her half-brother Amnon, not validated by her brother Absalom, and ignored by her father David.
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But it is lust that conquers as Amnon sneaks into his father's harem to spy on the concubines.
Amnon is one of King David's four sons and while the eldest, he's not the most ambitious to succeed his ageing father.
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