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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Relating to the Himyarites or their language or culture.
  • n. A member of an ancient tribe of southwest Arabia.
  • n. The Semitic language of the ancient Himyarites.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An inhabitant of the ancient Himyaric kingdom.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as Himyaritic.


After Himyar, a legendary king of Yemen.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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