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Harlemite

[hahr-luh-mahyt]
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Harlem.
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Origin of Harlemite

First recorded in 1885–90; Harlem + -ite1
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Word Origin and History for harlemite

Harlemite

1890, from Harlem + -ite (1).

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