Edom definition by Webster's New World
Bible Esau, Jacob's brother: Gen. 25:30
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ancient kingdom in SW Asia, south of the Dead Sea
Edom definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An ancient country of Palestine between the Dead Sea and the Gulf of Aqaba. According to the Bible, the original inhabitants were descendants of Esau.