Definition of Shem in English:

Shem

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Pronunciation: /ʃɛm
 
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(In the Bible) a son of Noah (Gen. 10:21), traditional ancestor of the Semites.

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Pronunciation: ˈflɪp(ə)nt
adjective
not showing a serious or respectful attitude