Webster 1913 Edition
A fossil cephalopod of the genus
Hamites, related to the ammonites, but having the last whorl bent into a hooklike form.
A descendant of Ham, Noah’s second son. See Gen. x. 6-20.
Webster 1828 Edition
Hamite (plural Hamites)
- A descendant of Ham, son of Noah, a member of the nations or peoples supposedly descended from Ham, i.e. the North African and the Horn African peoples