plural noun
Zam·​zum·​mim | \ zamˈzəmə̇m \
variants: or Zamzummims \ -​ə̇mz \

Definition of Zamzummim

: aboriginal giants reported in the Old Testament to have inhabited the region of Ammon prior to the coming of the Ammonites — compare anakim , emim , rephaim

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History and Etymology for Zamzummim

Hebrew zamzummīm

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“Zamzummim.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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