Moabite

noun Mo·ab·ite \ ˈmō-ə-ˌbīt \

Definition of Moabite

: a member of an ancient Semitic people related to the Hebrews

Moabite

or Moabitish play \-ˌbī-tish\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of moabite

Middle English, from Late Latin Moabita, Moabites, from Greek Mōabitēs, from Mōab Moab, ancient kingdom in Syria



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