Bethlehemite

noun
Beth·​le·​hem·​ite | \ ˈbeth-li-ˌhe-ˌmīt, -lē-, ˈbeth-lē-ə-, -lē-hə- \
plural -s

Definition of Bethlehemite

: a native or inhabitant of Bethlehem

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History and Etymology for Bethlehemite

Bethlehem, West Bank + English -ite

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“Bethlehemite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bethlehemite. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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