noun (used with a singular verb)
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Definition for semitics (2 of 2)
OTHER WORDS FROM Semitichalf-Se·mit·ic, adjectivenon-Se·mit·ic, adjectivepre-Se·mit·ic, adjective, nounpseu·do-Se·mit·ic, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for semitics
After having occupied for twenty years the chair of Semitics at the university of Leipzig, he retired to Prostnitz.Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ|Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
These Semitics remembered their old allies, now in the desert, and besought them for aid.
They again were probably not Semitics but of the Aryan race.
Sufficient evidence goes to show that they worshipped many gods in the beginning, as did other Semitics.
British Dictionary definitions for semitics (1 of 2)
Derived forms of SemiticsSemitist (ˈsɛmɪtɪst), noun
British Dictionary definitions for semitics (2 of 2)
less commonly Shemitic
Cultural definitions for semitics
A descriptive term for several peoples of the Middle East and their descendants, including Jews (see also Jews) and Arabs (see Arab-Israeli conflict). Today the term is mainly applied to Jews. (See anti-Semitism.)