Arabize

verb Ar·ab·ize \ -ˌbīz \

Definition of Arabize

Arabized; Arabizing
1 a : to cause to acquire Arabic customs, manners, speech, or outlook
b : to modify (a population) by intermarriage with Arabs
2 : arabicize 1

Arabization

play \ˌar-ə-bə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of arabize

1883

in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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