Historical Markers StoppingPoints.com Historical Markers, Sightseeing & Points of Interest Scenic Roads & Points of Interest
About Us | Photo Gallery | Free Widgets | Featured States | Search Site
HomeFree WidgetsThe Devil's Dictionary → Mammon
 
The Devil's Dictionary:    

Definition of Mammon

Mammalia
Mammalia
  MAMMON   noun
The god of the world's leading religion.  The chief temple is in the holy city of New York.
  He swore that all other religions were gammon,
  And wore out his knees in the worship of Mammon.

Jared Oopf
 

Devil's Dictionarydefinition from:
The Devil's Dictionary
by Ambrose Bierce, 1911

Man
Man
Regular definition:
MAMMON:
n. 1 wealth regarded as a god or as an evil influence. 2 the worldly rich. °°Mammonish adj. Mammonism n. Mammonist n. Mammonite n. [ME f. LL Mam(m)ona f. Gk mamonas f. Aram. mamon riches: see Matt. 6:24, Luke 16:9-13]


Last updated: 9/3/2011 12:48:30