Tamar

Synonyms:
Tamar, ta-MAR, תָמָר
Tamar_(daughter_of_David) (Wikipedia)
For other uses, see Tamar (disambiguation).
Thamar by Alexandre Cabanel.

Tamar (Hebrew: תָּמָר, Modern tamar, Tiberian tāmār) is a person in 2 Samuel in the Hebrew Bible. She was the daughter of King David, and sister of Absalom. Her mother was Maacah, daughter of Talmai, king of Geshur. In 2 Samuel 13, she is raped by her half-brother Amnon.

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