Hamitic

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Synonyms for Hamitic

a group of languages in northern Africa related to Semitic

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The Belgian colonists monopolized important political offices for the Tutsi on the basis of the Hamitic hypothesis.
The Hamitic Hypothesis of ethnic superiority of Tutsi and inferiority of the Hutu was taught in schools and reiterated on other forums to perpetuate the racialized narratives.
He is also credited with writing the Hamitic Hypothesis, an interpretation of the Biblical story of Noah's son Ham that supports racism and argues that there is a clear comparative difference in the worth and intelligence of races.