Associations to the word «Semitism»


SEMITISM, noun. (countable) A word or phrase (construction or idiom) typical of or influenced by Hebrew or Aramaic. (Compare Hebraism.)
SEMITISM, noun. (uncountable) (rare) Semitic character; Semiticness.
SEMITISM, noun. (uncountable) (rare) Judaism; Jewishness (especially when seen as the thing to which anti-Semitism is opposed).

Wise words

Words to me were magic. You could say a word and it could conjure up all kinds of images or feelings or a chilly sensation or whatever. It was amazing to me that words had this power.
Amy Tan