American Tract Society Bible Dictionary
A Levite, whose special prosperity while keeper of the ark after the dreadful death of Uzziah encouraged David to carry it up to Jerusalem. Obed-edom and his sons were made doorkeepers of the tabernacle at Jerusalem, 2 Samuel 6:10-12; 1 Chronicles 15:18-24; 16:38; 26:4 - 8,15 .
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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Obed-Edom'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ats/o/obed-edom.html. 1859.