From an unused root meaning to break up or treat violently; oppression; Telem, the name of a place in Idumaea, also of a temple doorkeeper
KJV Usage: Telem.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
Telem = "oppression" 1. a gatekeeper among the returning exiles in the time of Ezra n pr loc 2. one of the cities in the extreme south of Judah in the Negeb
Origin: from an unused root meaning to break up or treat violently
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Masculine