Calebite

noun Ca·leb·ite \ˈkāləˌbīt\

Definition of Calebite

plural

-s

  1. :  a member of a clan that traces its descent to the biblical Caleb and was once a part of the tribe of Judah

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Origin and Etymology of calebite

Caleb, flourished about 1200 b.c. Israelite who participated in the conquest of Canaan + English -ite


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