Arabize


Ar·ab·ize

verb \-ˌbīz\
Ar·ab·izedAr·ab·iz·ing

Definition of ARABIZE

transitive verb
1
a :  to cause to acquire Arabic customs, manners, speech, or outlook
b :  to modify (a population) by intermarriage with Arabs
2
:  arabicize 1
Ar·ab·i·za·tion \ˌar-ə-bə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of ARABIZE

1883

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