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Eder

Eder [N] [E] [H]

(a flock ).

  1. One of the towns of Judah, in the extreme south, and on the borders of Edom. ( Joshua 15:21 ) No trace of it has been discovered in modern times.
  2. A Levite of the family of Merari, in the time of David. ( 1 Chronicles 23:23 ; 24:30 )

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Eder'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.