Definition of Moabite
: a member of an ancient Semitic people related to the Hebrews
Moabitishplay \-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
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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