Hashimite

[hash-uh-mahyt]

noun

a member of any Arab dynasty in the Middle East founded by Husein ibn-Ali or his descendants.

adjective

of or relating to the Hashimites.

Origin of Hashimite

1690–1700; Hāshim great-grandfather of Muhammad + -ite1
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