Sem*it"ic Of or pertaining to Shem or his descendants; belonging to that division of the Caucasian race which includes the Arabs, Jews, and related races. [Written also Shemitic.]
So Semite is from or pertaining to the tribe of Shem? In ancient times, they were known as "Shemites."
Are there also "Larryites" and "Curlyites?"
Can one be "anti-Moeitic?"