What does japhetic mean?

Definitions for japheticdʒəˈfɛt ɪk

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  1. Japhetic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the supposed descendants of Japheth, one of the three sons of Noah in the Bible.

  2. Japhetic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the supposed languages spoken by the descendants of Japheth, son of Noah in the Bible.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Japhetic(adj)

    pertaining to, or derived from, Japheth, one of the sons of Noah; as, Japhetic nations, the nations of Europe and Northern Asia; Japhetic languages

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Japhetic

    ja-fet′ik, adj. a term formerly applied in ethnology to European peoples, the supposed descendants of Japhet, as opposed to Hamitic and Semitic.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of japhetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of japhetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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