Chedorlaomer kĕd´ərlā´ōmər, –lāō´– [key], in the Bible, king of Elam. With him were allied Amraphel, king of Shinar Arioch, king of Ellasar and Tidal, king of nations. They attacked the Cities of the Plain and were pursued and slain by Abraham.

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