bethlehemite

Bethlehemite

Beth"le*hem*ite\, Bethlemite \Beth"lem*ite\, n. 1. An inhabitant of Bethlehem in Judea.

2. An insane person; a madman; a bedlamite.

3. One of an extinct English order of monks.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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