Metaphysical meaning of Edom (mbd)
Edom, e'-dom (Heb.)--red; reddish; ruddy.
a The name that was given to Esau because of the red pottage for which he sold his birthright to Jacob (Gen. 25:30; 36:1-19). b The country where Esau's descendants lived (Gen. 36:l6); this country is also called Mount Seir and Idumæa.