a member of a group of Semitic-speaking peoples of the Middle East and northern Africa
of or relating to or characteristic of Semites
A member of any of a number of peoples of ancient southwestern Asia including the Akkadians, Phoenicians, Hebrews, and Arabs.
A descendant of these peoples.
A member of a modern people speaking a Semitic language.
A descendant of the biblical Patriarch Shem.
one belonging to the Semitic race. Also used adjectively
The numerical value of semite in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of semite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He was a notorious, fanatical anti-Semite.
I marched for civil rights with Dr. Martin Luther King in 1963 - long before Hollywood found it fashionable. But when I told an audience last year that white pride is just as valid as black pride or red pride or anyone else's pride, they called me a racist. I've worked with brilliantly talented homosexuals all my life. But when I told an audience that gay rights should extend no further than your rights or my rights, I was called a homophobe. I served in World War II against the Axis powers. But during a speech, when I drew an analogy between singling out innocent Jews and singling out innocent gun owners, I was called an anti-Semite. Everyone I know knows I would never raise a closed fist against my country. But when I asked an audience to oppose this cultural persecution, I was compared to Timothy McVeigh
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