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  • Petra (q.v.) or Sela` was the ancient capital of Edom; the Nabataeans must have occupied the old Edomite country, and succeeded to its commerce, after the Edomites took advantage of the Babylonian captivity to press forward into southern Judaea.'
  • 1-5, refers to the expulsion of Edomites from their land) Malachi.
  • Among, the peculiarities of the Edomites was government by certain officials known as av* 2 which the English versions (by too close a reminiscence of the Vulgate duces) translate "dukes."
  • The history of the relations of the Edomites and Israelites may be briefly summarized.
  • This did not prevent Solomon introducing Edomites into his harem (i Kings xi.

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