Meaning of EDOMITE in English


Pronunciation: ' ē -d ə - ˌ m ī t

Function: noun

Etymology: Edom (Esau), ancestor of the Edomites

Date: 1534

: a member of a Semitic people living south of the Dead Sea in biblical times

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