Definitions for edomiteˈi dəˌmaɪt
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a native or inhabitant of Edom, taken to be a descendant of Esau, or Edom, in the Bible. Gen. 36:9.
Category: Peoples, Bible, Ancient History
Origin of Edomite:
A person descended from Esau (Edom)
A Canaanite Semitic language spoken by the Edomites in southwestern Jordan in the first millennium BCE, extinct from the 6th century BCE.
one of the descendants of Esau or Edom, the brother of Jacob; an Idumean