What does Arabic mean?

Definitions for Arabic
ˈær ə bɪkAra·bic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Arabic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Arabic, Arabic language(adj)

    the Semitic language of the Arabs; spoken in a variety of dialects

  2. Arabic(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of Arabs

    "Arabic languages"

Wiktionary

  1. Arabic(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Arab countries or cultural behaviour (see also Arab as an adjective).

  2. Arabic(ProperNoun)

    A major Semitic language originating from the Arabian peninsula, and now spoken natively (in various spoken dialects, all sharing a single highly conservative standardized literary form) throughout large sections of the Middle East and North Africa.

  3. Arabic(ProperNoun)

    The Aramaic-derived alphabet used to write the Arabic, Persian, Pashto, Urdu, and Uyghur languages, among others.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arabic(adj)

    of or pertaining to Arabia or the Arabians

    Etymology: [L. Arabicus, fr. Arabia.]

  2. Arabic(noun)

    the language of the Arabians

    Etymology: [L. Arabicus, fr. Arabia.]

How to pronounce Arabic?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Arabic in sign language?

  1. arabic

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arabic in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arabic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Arabic in a Sentence

  1. Mayor Glen Robertson:

    I have sent Mr. Loomis an email requesting that we remove the Arabic flag from the Omni building, that we take all steps necessary to secure the building and that Chief [Greg] Stevens notify the Department of Homeland Security, FBI and the Lubbock Sheriff’s Office, it is premature to come to conclusions before we can gather more facts but I believe that we must take this situation seriously in light of current national and international events.

  2. Hala Abdel Malak:

    I get asked all the time what it is, even by people who do read Arabic, it's not typical calligraphy, it reads top to down.

  3. Ianir Milevski:

    We have no writing during that period so we know little about them, we do not know what language they spoke but we assume it was an early Semitic language, from which Babylonian and Akkadian evolved and later also Hebrew and Arabic.

  4. Mehdi Ben Cheikh:

    I thought it was brave ... to put up an Arabic sentence in Paris, it's not only a language of terrorists, it's the language of a whole people across the world ... who are very open, with an extremely spiritual dimension in their religion too.

  5. Bashar Alaeddin:

    It's an Arabic thing. Whether it's Muslim, or Christian or Jewish, i am trying to take the whole religious aspect completely out of it. I want it to be completely about the culture. It's an Arabic generation of people with Arabic stories.

Images & Illustrations of Arabic

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