Definitions for arabistˈær ə bɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ar•ab•istˈær ə bɪst(n.)

  1. a specialist in or student of the Arabic language or Arab culture.

  2. a supporter of Arab interests.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of Arabist:

1745–55

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Arabist(noun)

    a scholar who specializes in Arab languages and culture

Wiktionary

  1. Arabist(Noun)

    A scholar who studies Arab or Arabic culture, politics or life.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arabist(noun)

    one well versed in the Arabic language or literature; also, formerly, one who followed the Arabic system of surgery

Freebase

  1. Arabist

    An Arabist is someone normally from outside the Arab World who specialises in the study of the Arabic language and culture.

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