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Arab

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noun Ar·ab \ˈa-rəb, ˈer-əb; dialectal also ˈā-ˌrab\

Definition of Arab

  1. 1a :  a member of the Semitic people of the Arabian Peninsulab :  a member of an Arabic-speaking people

  2. 2 :  arabian horse

Arab

adjective

Origin and Etymology of arab

Middle English, from Latin Arabus, Arabs, from Greek Arab-, Araps, of Semitic origin; akin to Akkadian Arabu, Aribi desert nomads, Arabic A‘rāb Bedouins


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Arab

abbreviation Ar·ab

Definition of Arab


ARAB Defined for English Language Learners

Arab

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Definition of Arab for English Language Learners

  • : a member of the people who are originally from the Arabian Peninsula and who now live mostly in the Middle East and northern Africa



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