Definition of "hamitic" []

  • A group of N African languages related to Semitic. They are now classified in four separate subfamilies of the Afro-Asiatic family: Egyptian, Berber, Cushitic, and Chadic (noun)
  • Denoting, relating to, or belonging to this group of languages (adjective)
  • Denoting, belonging to, or characteristic of the Hamites (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

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