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Arab

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

Definition of Arab

1 a :a member of the Semitic people of the Arabian Peninsula
b :a member of an Arabic-speaking people

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

Definition of Arab


ARAB Defined for English Language Learners

Arab

noun

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


ARAB Defined for Kids

Arab

noun Ar·ab \ ˈer-əb \

Definition of Arab for Students

:a person born or living in the Arabian Peninsula of southwestern Asia

Arab

adjective


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