What does arabic mean?

Definitions for arabicˈær ə bɪk

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"


  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

  2. Arabic(noun)

    the language of the Arabians

  3. Origin: [L. Arabicus, fr. Arabia.]

Editors Contribution

  1. arabic

    A type of language expressed through words, symbols and numerals.

    Arabic is a type of language spoken in many countries around the world.


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Akif Hamzacebi:

    Erdogan actually wants to revive the Arabic alphabet in Turkey.

  2. Marko Risovic:

    It's hard to communicate with many of them because they speak Arabic.

  3. Aiman Mazyek:

    Arabic-influenced Islam will become more visible and German Islam more diverse.

  4. Salma Hayek:

    There is an Arabic writer who wrote philosophy and poetry and who brought all religions and all the world together.

  5. Omar Mateen:

    I pledge allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may God protect Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi [ in Arabic ], on behalf of Islamic State.

Images & Illustrations of arabic

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