[mid-ee-uh n] /ˈmɪd i ən/
a son of Abraham and Keturah. Gen. 25:1–4.
noun (Old Testament)
a son of Abraham (Genesis 25:1–2)
a nomadic nation claiming descent from him
strife, the fourth son of Abraham by Keturah, the father of the Midianites (Gen. 25:2; 1 Chr. 1:32).
[mid-ee-uh-nahyt] /ˈmɪd i əˌnaɪt/ noun 1. a member of an ancient desert people of northwest Arabia near the Gulf of Aqaba, believed to have descended from . adjective 2. of or relating to the Midianites. an Arabian tribe descended from Midian. They inhabited principally the desert north of the peninsula of Arabia. The peninsula of […]
[mid-n-et; French mee-dee-net] /ˌmɪd nˈɛt; French mi diˈnɛt/ noun, plural midinettes [mid-n-ets; French mee-dee-net] /ˌmɪd nˈɛts; French mi diˈnɛt/ (Show IPA) 1. a young Parisian saleswoman or seamstress. /ˌmɪdɪˈnɛt; French midinɛt/ noun (pl) -nettes (-ˈnɛts; French) (-nɛt) 1. a Parisian seamstress or salesgirl in a clothes shop
[mid-ahy-ern] /ˈmɪdˌaɪ ərn/ noun, Golf. 1. a club with an head the face of which has more slope than a but less slope than a mid-mashie. /ˈmɪdˌaɪən/ noun 1. (golf) a club, usually a No. 5, 6, or 7 iron, used for medium-length approach shots
[mid-ee-skurt] /ˈmɪd iˌskɜrt/ noun 1. a skirt or skirt part, as of a dress or coat, ending at the middle of the calf.