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Noun: Canaanite  'key-nu,nIt
  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

Derived forms: Canaanites

Type of: Canaanitic, Canaanitic language, Semite

Encyclopedia: Canaanite