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Midianite

noun Mid·i·an·ite \ˈmi-dē-ə-ˌnīt\

Definition of MIDIANITE

:  a member of an ancient northern Arabian people

Origin of MIDIANITE

Midian, son of Abraham
First Known Use: 1560

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