Himyaric
Himyaric Him*yar"ic, Himyaritic Him`ya*rit"ic, a. Pertaining to Himyar, an ancient king of Yemen, in Arabia, or to his successors or people; as, the Himjaritic characters, language, etc.; applied esp. to certain ancient inscriptions showing the primitive type of the oldest form of the Arabic, still spoken in Southern Arabia. --Brande & C. [1913 Webster]

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  • Himyaritic — Himyaric Him*yar ic, Himyaritic Him ya*rit ic, a. Pertaining to Himyar, an ancient king of Yemen, in Arabia, or to his successors or people; as, the Himjaritic characters, language, etc.; applied esp. to certain ancient inscriptions showing the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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