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

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope