Was the Canaanites Jews or Muslims?

Question:       Canaanites were descendants of Canaan, correct?  Canaan was neither Jew nor Muslim, is that correct? So, historically, who first had the land Muslims, as we know them today or Jews as we know them today, or neither, of course, as an option?

Answer:         Yes, it correct that the Canaanites are descendants of Canaan and Canaan is neither Jew nor Muslim. Neither, the Jews nor the Muslims owned the land first. The land belonged to Canaan, who is a great grandson of Noah. Abraham on the other hand is a descendant of Shem. Canaan settled in the land years before Abraham were born.