-Also called EDOM -Descendants of Esau Genesis 36

-Kings of Genesis 36:31-39; Numbers 20:14; 1 Chronicles 1:43-50; Ezekiel 32:29; Amos 2:1

-Dukes of Genesis 36:9-43; Exodus 15:15; 1 Chronicles 1:51-54

-Land of Deuteronomy 2:4, Genesis 32:3; 5, 12

-Protected by divine command from desolation by the Israelites Deuteronomy 2:4-6

-From being held in abhorrence by the Israelites Deuteronomy 23:7

-Refuse to the Israelites passage through their country Numbers 20:18-21

-Saul makes war against 1 Samuel 14:47

-David makes conquest of 1 Kings 11:14-16; 1 Chronicles 18:11-13

-Garrisons 2 Samuel 8:14

-Writes battle songs concerning his conquest of Psalm 60:8, 9; 108:9, 10

-Become confederates of Jehoshaphat 2 Kings 3:9, 26

-Ruled by a deputy king 1 Kings 22:47

-The Lord delivers the army of, into the hands of Jehoshaphat 2 Chronicles 20:20, 23

-Revolt in the days of Joram 2 Kings 8:20-22; 2 Chronicles 21:8-10

-Amaziah, king of Judah, invades the territory of 2 Kings 14:5-7, 10; 2 Chronicles 25:11, 12; 28:17

-Join Babylon in war against the Israelites Ezekiel 35:5; Amos 1:9-11; Ob 1:11-16

-A Jewish prophet in Babylon denounces Psalm 137:7; Ezekiel 25:12-14; 35:3-10

-Children of the third generation could be received into the congregation of Israel Deuteronomy 23:8

-Prophecies concerning Genesis 25:23; 27:29, 37-40; Numbers 24:18; Isaiah 11:14; 21:11, 12; 34; 63:1-4;

Jeremiah 9:25, 26; 27:1-11; 49:7-22; Lamentations 4:21, 22; Ezekiel 25:12-14; 32:29, 30; 35; 36:5; Joel

3:19; Amos 1:11, 12; 9:12; Ob l:21;Malachi 1:2-5