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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5740 - עֵדֶר
Eder = “a flock”
1) a Merarite Levite in the time of David (noun proper masculine)
2) a town in the extreme south of Judah on the border of Edom; site unknown (noun proper locative)
(1) with suff. עֶדְרוֹ a flock, Genesis 29:2, Genesis 29:3, Genesis 29:8, and so frequently; עֵדֶר יְהֹוָה a flock of Jehovah, a name for the people of Israel, Jeremiah 13:17.
(2) [Eder], pr.n.
(a) of a town in the south of the tribe of Judah, Joshua 15:21.
(b) m. 1 Chronicles 23:23, 24:30 compare מִגְדַּל עֵדֶר p. 447, B.
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