Ahimaaz in Easton's Bible Dictionary
brother of anger = irascible. (1.) The father Ahinoam, the
of Saul (1 Sam. 14:50).
(2.) The son and successor of Zadok in the office of
priest (1 Chr. 6:8, 53). On the occasion of the revolt
Absalom he remained faithful to David, and was of
service to him
in conveying to him tidings of the proceedings of
Jerusalem (2 Sam. 15:24-37; 17:15-21). He was swift of
was the first to carry to David tidings of the defeat
Absalom, although he refrained, from delicacy of
telling him of his death (2 Sam. 18:19-33).