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Also called Leummim. The descendants of Leummim, who was a son of Dedan and a descendant of Abraham by Keturah (Gen 25:3).
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LEUMMIM [Heb lĕʾummı̂m (לְאֻמִּים)]. A clan name mentioned in the genealogy of Abraham by his wife Keturah in Gen 25:3. Leummim is listed as one of the three sons of Abraham’s grandson Dedan, the son of Jokshan. These three sons are not found in the matching, but abbreviated, genealogical clan list
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LEUM´MIM (le-umʹim; “nations, peoples”). The last of the three sons of Dedan, grandson of Abraham by Keturah (Gen. 25:3), or more probably a tribe descended from Dedan, among whose descendants they appear as third. Some have identified them with the Alumeotai of Ptolemy (6.7.24); but the Alumeotai of