shittim (wood)shit·tim [wood]
- the wood of the shittah, used in making the ark of the covenant and parts of the Jewish tabernacle: Ex. 25:10, 13, 23, etc.
- a small tree or shrub (Bumelia lanuginosa) of the sapodilla family, growing in the S U.S.
Origin of shittim (wood)Heb: see shittah