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variants or Idumean
plural -s
: edomite


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: of or relating to Edom or the Edomites : edomitic

Word History



Idumaea or Idumea, ancient region south of the Dead sea in Palestine (from Latin Idumaea, from Greek Idoumaia) + English -an

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“Idumaean.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Jun. 2023.

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