Shemite

[ shem-ahyt ]
/ ˈʃɛm aɪt /

noun

a Semite.

OTHER WORDS FROM Shemite

Shem·it·ic [shuh-mit-ik] /ʃəˈmɪt ɪk/, Shem·it·ish [shem-ahy-tish] /ˈʃɛm aɪ tɪʃ/, adjective
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Examples from the Web for shemite

  • At last a Shemite spoke up above the clamor: 'Why do you argue over a dead man?'

    Shadows in the Moonlight|Robert E. Howard
  • The Shemite did not separate the vowels from the consonants, and express them, as we do, by separate signs.

  • Its end but touched the Shemite's brawny breast and was instantly withdrawn.

    The Hour of the Dragon|Robert E. Howard
  • In his hand was a Shemite bow, such as Blit had taught her pirates to use.

    Queen of the Black Coast|Robert E. Howard

British Dictionary definitions for shemite

Shemite
/ (ˈʃɛmaɪt) /

noun

another word for Semite
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