Canaanitic

/ (ˌkeɪnəˈnɪtɪk) /

noun

a group of ancient languages belonging to the Semitic subfamily of the Afro-Asiatic family and including Canaanite, Phoenician, Ugaritic, and Hebrew

adjective

denoting, relating to, or belonging to this group of languages

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Example sentences from the Web for Canaanitic

  • Indeed, the ruling family which came into prominence there is believed to have been of Canaanitic origin.

    Myths of Babylonia and Assyria|Donald A. Mackenzie