American Tract Society Bible Dictionary
King of Elam, in Persia, in the time of Abraham. He made the cities in the region of the Dead Sea his tributaries; and on their rebelling, he came with four allied kings and overran the whole country south and east of the Jordan. Lot was among his captives, but was rescued by Abraham; who promptly raised a force from his captives, but was rescued by Abraham; who promptly raised a force from his own dependents and his neighbors, pursued the enemy, and surprised and defeated them, Genesis 14:1-24 . Compare Psalm 110:1 - 7 .
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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Chedorlaomer'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ats/c/chedorlaomer.html. 1859.