WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
Ab•sa•lom  (absə ləm),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Biblethe third and favorite son of David, who rebelled against his father and was slain by Joab. II Sam. 13–18.
  2. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning "father of peace.''


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Absalom /ˈæbsələm/ n
  1. the third son of David, who rebelled against his father and was eventually killed by Joab (II Samuel 15–18)



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