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Seir in Wikipedia
Seir (Hebrew: שֵׂעִיר, Modern Se'ir Tiberian ŚēʻÓr, "Rough,
hairy"). It is sometimes used as an alternative term for a
goat, as in "Seir La'Azazel" (שעיר לעזאזל - Scapegoat).
Ancestor of the "dukes of the Horites" in the land of Seir,
later Edom (Gen. 36:20-30).
Mount Seir, a mountainous region occupied by the Edomites,
extending along the eastern side of the Arabah from the south-
eastern extremity of the Dead Sea to near the Akabah, or the
eastern branch of the Red Sea. It was originally occupied by
the Horites (Gen. 14:6), who were afterwards driven out by the
Edomites (Gen. 32:3; 33:14, 16). It was allotted to the
descendants of Esau (Deut. 2:4, 22; Josh. 24:4; 2 Chr. 20:10;
Isa. 21:11; Exek. 25:8).
Seir (demon), prince of Hell in demonology.
A mountain range (not the Edomite range, Gen. 32:3) lying
between the Wady Aly and the Wady Ghurab (Josh. 15:10).