Definitions for arabistˈær ə bɪst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Arabist(noun)

    a scholar who specializes in Arab languages and culture


  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

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. Arabiste.]


  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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