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[ish-mee-uh-lahyt, -mey-uh-, -muh-] /ˈɪʃ mi əˌlaɪt, -meɪ ə-, -mə-/

a descendant of , the traditional ancestor of the Arab peoples.
a wanderer or outcast.
a supposed descendant of Ishmael; a member of a desert people of Old Testament times
(rare) an outcast


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