Midianite

[ mid-ee-uh-nahyt ]
/ ˈmɪd i əˌnaɪt /

noun

a member of an ancient desert people of northwest Arabia near the Gulf of Aqaba, believed to have descended from Midian.

adjective

of or relating to the Midianites.

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