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Lagamar
Lagamal
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Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible
Lagamar
lagamarI. The name kĕdār-lāʿomer, ‘Chedorlaomer’ king of Elam (Gen 14:1, 4, 5, 9, 17; 1QGenAp 21:23), is to be interpreted as a combination of the noun kudur (Akk) or kutir/kut.e.r (Elamite), ‘protector’ (see R. Zadok, The Elamite Onomasticon [AION Sup 40; Napoli 1984] 25 for names containing this