What does the word mammon mean?

Usage examples for mammon

  1. To these thronged recruits in the regiments of Mammon, experience brought no caution, age no wisdom. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  2. That President Wilson would naturally set his face against any such deliberate compromise between Mammon and lofty ideals it was superfluous to affirm. – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon