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Amalek

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Dweller in a valley, the son of Eliphaz and grandson of Esau (Genesis 36:12; 1 Chronicles 1:36 ); the chief of an Idumean tribe (Genesis 36:16 ). His mother was a Horite, a tribe whose territory the descendants of Esau had seized.

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These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

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Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Amalek'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/a/amalek.html. 1897.

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