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Tamar

(tā`mär), in the Bible. 1 Mother of Judah's twin sons Pharez and Zerah. An alternate spelling is Thamar. 2 Daughter of David and Maachah. She was the victim of her half-brother Amnon's passion. 3 Daughter of Absalom.

Tamar

seduces her brother and her father. [Am. Lit.: Robinson Jeffers Tamar in Magill I, 948]
See: Incest

Tamar

raped by her half-brother, Amnon. [O.T.: II Samuel 13:11–14]
See: Rape
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