Himyaritic

[him-yuh-rit-ik]
noun
  1. a Semitic language anciently spoken in southern Arabia: extinct by 1100.

Origin of Himyaritic

First recorded in 1850–55; Himyarite + -ic
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Himyaritic

noun
  1. the extinct language of the Himyarites, belonging to the SE Semitic subfamily of the Afro-Asiatic family
adjective
  1. of, relating to, or using this language
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