Meaning of EDOM in English

/ee"deuhm/ , n.

1. Esau, the brother of Jacob.

2. Greek, Idumaea, Idumea . an ancient region between the Dead Sea and the Gulf of Aqaba, bordering ancient Palestine. See map under Philistia .

3. the kingdom of the Edomites located in this region.

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .