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Hashimite

[ hash-uh-mahyt ]
/ ˈhæʃ əˌmaɪt /
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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.
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Origin of Hashimite

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