Shemite
noun Etymology: Shem Date: 1659 archaic SemiteShemitic or Shemitish adjective, archaic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Shemite — Shem ite, n. A descendant of Shem. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shemite — [shem′īt΄] n. rare var. of SEMITE …   English World dictionary

  • Shemite — Semite Sem ite, n. One belonging to the Semitic race. Also used adjectively. [Written also {Shemite}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shemite — Shemitic /sheuh mit ik/, Shemitish /shem uy tish/, adj. /shem uyt/, n. a Semite. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shemite — n. Semite, member of a group of peoples supposedly descended from the eldest son of Noah (including the Jews, Arabs, Akkadians, and Phoenicians) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shemite — shem·ite …   English syllables

  • Shemite — /ˈʃɛmaɪt/ (say shemuyt) noun → Semite …   Australian English dictionary

  • shemite — ˈsheˌmīt noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Shem (Semitic), son of Noah and eponymous ancestor of the Semites (Gen 10:22 31) + English ite : semite …   Useful english dictionary

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