Ishmaelitish

Related to Ishmaelitish: Ishmaelites

Ish´ma`el`i`tish


a.1.Of, pertaining to, or resembling, an Ishmaelite or the Ishmaelites.
References in classic literature ?
However, while Reuben was away for a little while, the brethren sold Joseph to some Ishmaelitish merchants who were journeying towards Egypt.
Similarly, in The Return of the Native, "the wild 'Ishmaelitish' Heath is one of the dramatis personas, and enters into the action as the moors do in 'Wuthering Heights'" (26-27).