- ... An Edomite is a descendant of Esau, Jacob/Israel s twin brother.Message 1 of 6 , Apr 19, 2004View Source
> << The reviews of THE PASSION are hereAn Edomite is a descendant of Esau, Jacob/Israel's twin brother.
> But the lady who thinks Herod "was Jewish too" is confused. Though he
> embraced the Jewish religion, he was an Idumaean (Edomite) iirc. >>
> Thank you. Oh. Which Herod? I will have to reread the reviews. What is
> an Edomite?