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Idumaean

noun Id·u·mae·an \¦idyə¦mēən, ¦ijə¦-, ¦idə¦-\
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Idumean

\¦idyə¦mēən, ¦ijə¦-, ¦idə¦-\play

Definition of Idumaean

plural

-s

  1. :  edomite

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Origin and Etymology of idumaean

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

adjective Id·u·mae·an \"\

Definition of Idumaean

  1. :  of or relating to Edom or the Edomites :  edomitic

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