Shemite

play
noun Shem·ite \ˈshe-ˌmīt\

Definition of Shemite

archaic

  1. :  semite

Shemitic

play \shə-ˈmi-tik\ or

Shemitish

play \ˈshe-ˌmī-tish\ adjective archaic

Origin and Etymology of shemite

Shem


First Known Use: 1659


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