plural noun An·a·kim \ˈanəˌkim\

Definition of Anakim

  1. :  aboriginal giants reported in the Old Testament to have inhabited southern Palestine before the Hebrews entered the land and virtually annihilated them

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Origin and Etymology of anakim

Hebrew ʽănāqīm, plural of ʽănāq

First Known Use: 1621

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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