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Arabize

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verb, Ar·ab·ize \-ˌbīz\

Definition of Arabize

ArabizedArabizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 a :  to cause to acquire Arabic customs, manners, speech, or outlook b :  to modify (a population) by intermarriage with Arabs

  3. 2 :  arabicize 1

Arabizationplay \ˌar-ə-bə-ˈzā-shən\ noun


1883

First Known Use of arabize

1883


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