Amoritic

adjective
Am·​o·​rit·​ic | \ ¦amə¦ritik \

Definition of Amoritic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : amorite
2 : of, belonging to, or characteristic of the language Amorite
3 : canaanitic — compare amorite

Amoritic

noun

Definition of Amoritic (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : amorite
2 : canaanitic

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First Known Use of Amoritic

Adjective

1853, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

1916, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Amoritic

Adjective

Amorite entry 1 + -ic

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“Amoritic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Amoritic. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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