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Edomite

[ee-duh-mahyt] /ˈi dəˌmaɪt/
noun
1.
a descendant of Esau or Edom. Num. 20:14–21.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Edom + -ite1
Related forms
Edomitish, Edomitic
[ee-duh-mit-ik] /ˌi dəˈmɪt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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Edomite

/ˈiːdəˌmaɪt/
noun
1.
an inhabitant of the ancient kingdom of Edom, whose people were hostile to the Israelites in Old Testament times
2.
the ancient Semitic language of this people, closely related to Hebrew
Derived Forms
Edomitish, Edomitic (ˌiːdəˈmɪtɪk) adjective
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