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canaanite Explained

canaanite at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


Canaanite at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

nently, thereof, as to, as for, as respects, as regards, regarding, about, concerning, relating to, as relates to, with relation, with reference to, with respect to, with regard to, while speaking of, a propos of , in connection with, by the way, by the by, whereas, in as much as, in point of, as far as, on the part of, under the heading of, in the matter of.[ADV] (Relation): relatively, pertinently, ther

Canaanite at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Canaanite \Ca"naan*ite\, n.
1. A descendant of Canaan, the son of Ham, and grandson of

2. A Native or inhabitant of the land of Canaan, esp. a
member of any of the tribes who inhabited Canaan at the
time of the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt.

Canaanite \Ca"naan*ite\, n. [From an Aramaic word signifying
A zealot. ``Simon the Canaanite.'' --Matt. x. 4.

Note: This was the ``Simon called Zelotes'' (--Luke vi. 15),
i.e., Simon the zealot. --Kitto.

Canaanite at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: a member of an ancient Semitic people who occupied Canaan
before it was conquered by the Israelites
2: the extinct language of the Semitic people who occupied
Canaan before the Israelite conquest

Canaanite at English (WD) Of Explained:



From Inter: suffix » Canaan|ite|lang=en.


* Inter: IPA » /ˈkeɪnənaɪt/|lang=en

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • An ancient Semitic people who occupied Canaan before its conquest by Israelites.
    1. A subfamily of the Semitic languages, which were spoken by the ancient peoples of the Canaan region, including Canaanites, Israelites, Phoenicians, and Philistines.


      Inter: en-nou » n

  • A member of the ancient Semitic people who occupied Canaan before its conquest by Israelites.
  • Inter: context » by extension A zealot or fanatic.
  • A member of the Canaanism movement.


    Inter: trans-top » member of ancient Semitic people
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|քանանացի|tr=k’ananac’i
  • Old Armenian: Inter: tø » xcl|քանանացի|tr=kʿananacʿi|sc=Armn

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|хананей|m

    Inter: trans-botto » m


    Inter: en-ad » j
  • Of or pertaining to the people or language of Canaan.
    1. Of or pertaining to this sect or its followers; Canaanitic
    2. Inter: by extensio » n zealous or fanatical.


      Inter: trans-top » of or pertaining to this sect or its followers

  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|Kanaänitisch

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m


    * OED 2nd edition 1989
    Category: Category:en:Ancient Near East -
    Translation: et » Canaanite
    Translation: io » Canaanite
    Translation: hu » Canaanite
    Translation: fi » Canaanite