- a native or inhabitant of Yemen.
- of or relating to Yemen or its people.
Also Yem·e·ni [yem-uh-nee] /ˈyɛm ə ni/.
Origin of Yemenite
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Examples from the Web for yemeni
According to a Yemeni intelligence source, Saïd met with the notorious U.S. preacher Anwar al Awlaki.France Kills Charlie Hebdo Murderers
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Over half of the remaining prisoners are Yemeni, and would presumably be shipped back there.Bergdahl Deal Could Be First Step to Emptying Gitmo
June 2, 2014
Faisal Elnaha, the Yemeni manager of an Alabama Texaco remembers a DEA agent demanding on the morning of May 7.Is Synthetic Weed Feuling Yemen’s Terrorism?
May 23, 2014
So was Nasir al Wuhayshi, the Yemeni firebrand who runs al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.How Al Qaeda Escaped Afghanistan and Lived to Fight Another Day
March 16, 2014
The administration would also have to figure out what do with the more than 80 Yemeni nationals at Guantanamo.Long Odds for Obama’s New Guantanamo Deadline
January 29, 2014
- of or relating to Yemen or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Yemen
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