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Shemite

[shem-ahyt]
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noun
  1. a Semite.
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Related formsShem·it·ic [shuh-mit-ik] /ʃəˈmɪt ɪk/, Shem·it·ish [shem-ahy-tish] /ˈʃɛm aɪ tɪʃ/, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • Its end but touched the Shemite's brawny breast and was instantly withdrawn.

    The Hour of the Dragon

    Robert E. Howard

  • In his hand was a Shemite bow, such as Blit had taught her pirates to use.

    Queen of the Black Coast

    Robert E. Howard

  • At last a Shemite spoke up above the clamor: 'Why do you argue over a dead man?'

    Shadows in the Moonlight

    Robert E. Howard

  • The only aliens here were negro and Shemite slaves; and he resembled neither even as much as he resembled the Stygians themselves.

    The Hour of the Dragon

    Robert E. Howard

  • The Shemite did not separate the vowels from the consonants, and express them, as we do, by separate signs.


British Dictionary definitions for shemite

Shemite

noun
  1. another word for Semite
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