Horites


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Horites

(hō`rīts), inhabitants of Seir, who were conquered and displaced by Edomite invaders in biblical times.
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Esau eventually moved to Oholibamah's place of origin, Mount Seir, where his family intermarried with the native Horites.
Meyuhas ben Elijah (a twelfth-century Greek commentator) writes that "Horite" is also a subset of "Hittite" because Anah is referred to as a Horite (Gen.
The Horites were not interested in the halakhot of kilayim at all.