Definition of Newnhamite in English:

Newnhamite

noun

  • A member of Newnham College, especially a student or past graduate.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Westminster Gazette. From Newnham, the name of a women's college at Cambridge University, founded in 1871 + -ite.

Pronunciation

Newnhamite

/ˈnjuːnəmʌɪt/