Dictionary.com

Simeonite

[ sim-ee-uh-nahyt ]
/ ˈsɪm i əˌnaɪt /
Save This Word!

noun
a member of the Israelite tribe of Simeon.
QUIZ
GOOSES. GEESES. I WANT THIS QUIZ ON PLURAL NOUNS!
Test how much you really know about regular and irregular plural nouns with this quiz.
Question 1 of 9
Which of the following nouns has an irregular plural form?

Origin of Simeonite

<Late Latin Simeonītae (plural). See Simeon, -ite1

OTHER WORDS FROM Simeonite

Sim·e·on·ism, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use Simeonite in a sentence

  • The patronage was in the hands of the Simeonite trustees, and had been bought by them in the first fervour of the movement.

    Catharine Furze|Mark Rutherford
FEEDBACK